The Art of the Ancient World departmental library has one of the finest Egyptology book collections in the country with many rare and beautiful volumes, many having belonged to famous archaeologists. For the past six years, AAW has partnered with the Library & Archives Department and to preserve some of the oldest and most vulnerable books in our library. Lawrence Berman and MFA book conservator Marie Oedel will present a few of the volumes and share highlights and methods used to clean, stabilize, and repair our information resources for future generations.