Binding and care of printed music

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Carli, Alice,


Middleton, Wisconsin : A-R Editions, Inc., [United States] : Music Library Association,, Volume v. 12, United States, p.xxvi, 309 pages : (2021)




(CaQQLa)201-0070033, (DE-588)4075121-1, (DE-588)4129964-4, Bestandserhaltung, Buchbinderei., Conservation et restauration., gnd, Music, Musikdruck, Musique, Scores, swd


Includes bibliographical references and index.An introduction to music binding -- Pamphlet page attachments and bindings. Folio creation ; Pamphlet binds ; Commercial pamphlet binding -- Pamphlet binders. Simple pamphlet binder ; Pockets ; Media housings -- Custom enclosures. Phase boxes ; Portfolio binder ; Housing for spiral binds ; Slip case ; Storage enclosures -- Conservation techniques and procedures. Treatment selection work flow ; Paper conservation ; Rebinding pamphlets ; Tipping in pages ; Binding repair ; Rebinding CD booklets ; Cloth spine replacement -- Commercial conservation and preservation. Commercial library binding ; Conservation ; Deacidification ; Preservation photocopying ; Preservation microfilm ; Digitization -- Brittle score preservation. Preservation policy formation ; In-house photocopying."The goal of Binding and Care of Printed Music is to present cost-effective, archivally sound practices for new binding and repair of older scores." "It is a necessary reference for music librarians who need to gain specific skills and new perspectives on the central issues of binding and care of music, and for self-publishing composers who wish to make their scores attractive to the music library market."--Jacket.