1-206: Book Repair Glue or Paste
Should you use Glue or is Paste better for repairing books?
The short answer is it depends. Book repair glue is a modern, white, petroleum-based glue. There are many kinds of paste out there and Conservators will argue whether rice or wheat starch is better and which method for cooking it is best. Learn more about when to use each.
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- PERPETUAL CAVEAT: Never repair rare and/or scarce books. When in doubt only do preservation treatments and consult an accredited professional.
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