19 January 2012
Some archives require you to use “white gloves” when you handle older documents and other’s don’t! I have been to both kinds.
The Medieval and earlier Manuscripts Blog of the British Library has weighed in on this topic.
The International Preservation News published in December 2005 an article titled “Misperceptions about White Gloves.” I found this an interesting read.
What are your experiences and thoughts?
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