Basic Repair & Re-binding of Paperback

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 8:00am to 5:00pm

Ortigas Foundation Library (OFL) will hold a one-day workshop on Basic Repair and Re-binding a Paperback with the OFL Conservation Staff. Participants will learn key practices and critical steps in simple repair and re-binding a paperback book. This workshop will teach participants the application of adhesive binding method which is perfect for restoring treasured paperback books that have seen better days. Also to be discussed are the materials, supplies, hand tools and basic equipment needed. There are no pre-requisites for this course, though some theoretical knowledge in bookbinding and safe handling of fragile items is recommended.

Date: Jun 08, 2016 (Wednesday)
Time: 08:00AM to 05:00PM
Venue: Ortigas Foundation Library
Ortigas Bldg., Ortigas Ave. Pasig City
Fee: P2,800 (inclusive of materials, AM & PM snack)
***Deadline to register on Jun 06, 2016
***Slots are limited
NOTE: Each participant should bring their own paperback to restore

For details, you may
Call: 631-1231 loc 182 or 187