The Director of Archives, Dr. Zareena Parveen invited me as one of the resource persons to the workshop to be conducted from 23rd to 27th March 2015 at the AP Archives. I was teaching to the participants over 30 members on preventive conservation, inks and their effect on manuscripts, storage of manuscripts, symptoms of bio-deterioration, environment in an archives, disaster management, some curative aspects including the measurements of pH, light level, temperature, relative humidity, removal of wrinkles etc., in two days. They were given practical demonstration of fire fighting. These included group discussions, brain storming and objective tests.


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