a lecture on "the scientific foundations in preventive and curative preservation plans for manuscripts"

23 July, 2020

 

Juma Al Majid Center organizes a lecture on "the scientific foundations in preventive and curative preservation plans for manuscripts"

Juma Al Majid Center for Culture and Heritage in Dubai organized a virtual distance lecture On Thursday, July 23, 2020 entitled: Scientific foundations in preventive and curative preservation plans for manuscripts, presented by Dr. Bassam Daghestani, head of the preservation, treatment and restoration department at the center, and was attended by 100 participants those interested in the field of conservation of the manuscripts and documents.

The lecture dealt with several main topics, including: sterilization and treatment of manuscripts and documents from biological pests and chemical injuries, manual and automatic restoration, thermal consolidation of manuscripts and documents, Arab and Islamic binding, storage conditions and specifications of the stores in which the manuscripts are kept.