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            The records received are at first fumigated in the fumigation chamber and the fragile and brittle records are conserved by laminating them with chiffon or Tissue paper.  De-pesticization and de-acidification techniques are in vogue.   

            The Mending and Binding section has staff experienced in repairs of delicate and worn-out documents, manuscripts and printed books.  The brittle documents which have broken into pieces are restored by treating them with chiffon or tissue paper.

            The worm-eaten documents are repaired by removing the infested margins and by in-laying them in suitable mounts.

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