Preservation Services & Supplies

Preservation Department staff welcome the opportunity assist members of the Notre Dame and local community with their preservation and conservation questions. While we do not have the resources to provide preservation services to the community, we are happy to provide preservation advice and referrals. The following list has been compiled to assist individuals in obtaining preservation services and supplies. Inclusion on this list does not in any way constitute an endorsement by the University.

Select vendors of preservation supplies:

Archival Products
P.O. Box 1413, Des Moines, IA 50306-1413
800-526-5640

Gaylord (Archival Supplies Division)
P.O. Box 4901, Syracuse, NY 13221
800/634-6307

Conservation Resources
8000-H Forbes Place, Springfield, VA 22151
703/321-7730

University Products
517 Main St, Holyoke, MA 01041
800/336-4847

How to find a conservator:

Guidelines for Selecting a Conservator
American Institute for Conservation

Conservation Referral Service
American Institute for Conservation

Select conservators:

Richard C. Baker
1712 South Big Bend Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63117
314/781-3035
books and paper

Scott K. Kellar
2650 West Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60618
773/478-2825
books and paper

Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts
264 South 23rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
215/545-0613
books, paper artifacts, photographs

Northeast Document Conservation Center
100 Brickstone Sq, Andover, MA 01810-1494
978/470-1010
books, paper, and photographs

Etherington Conservation Services / The HF Group
6204 Corporate Park Dr, Browns Summit, NC 27214-9745
800-444-7534
books and paper

Radecki Galleries Inc.
721 East Jefferson Blvd, South Bend, IN
574/287-0266
paintings conservation, framing

Select preservation providers:

Margaret Ankrom
South Bend
574/255-4881
book repair/rebinding, enclosures

Acme Bookbinding
P.O. Box 699, Charlestown, MA 02129-0004
617/242-1100
bookbinding, preservation photocopying

Marsha Meuleman
South Bend
574/291-9486
book repair/rebinding, enclosures

Bridgeport National Bindery.
104 Ramah Circle South (P.O. Box 289), Agawam, MA 01001
413/789-1981
bookbinding and preservation photocopying

Preservation Technologies
111 Thomson Park Dr, Cranberry Township, PA 16066,
800/416-2665
deacidification

Heckman Bindery / The HF Group
1010 North Sycamore St (P.O. Box 89), North Manchester, IN 46962
(260) 982-2107
library binding, bookbinding, book enclosures, preservation photocopying

Preservation Resources
9 South Commerce Way, Bethlehem, PA 18017-8916
610/758-8700
digitizing and preservation microfilming

 
Other services :

Lighthouse Imaging
3016 N Home St, Mishawaka, IN 46545
574/255-4030
digital imaging/ custom photography services

Genes Camera Store
513 Lincoln Way West, South Bend, IN 46601
574/234-2278
photographic services and digital imaging

 

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