The Conservation and Preservation Section (CPS)
at the AUB Libraries focuses on the protection and care of AUB's cultural heritage, including the Early Printed Books, Maps, Manuscripts, Photos and Posters stored in the
Archives and Special Collections
. The CPS also takes care of repairing the circulating materials that are stored in the
The purpose of the CPS
is to take preventive measures to slow the deterioration of materials and to maintain and repair the print collections at the UL.
In this perspective, specific Policies and Techniques, going from Simple to Advanced Repairs, are followed.