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Conservators at the CRC work to preserve the collections through both preventive and interventive treatments.

Preventive Conservation

Preventive Conservation inhibits damage to the collections through a variety of activities.

Interventive Conservation

Treatments are carried out to address the physical and chemical effects of damage to the collection.

Musical Instruments

Musical instruments require regular use to keep them in excellent condition.

Outreach and Conservation Taster Days

The conservation department has a strong outreach programme, which includes hosting volunteers, interns, and student placements from European conservation courses.

Externally Funded Projects

Recent externally funded conservation projects include:

Katharine Richardson

Preventive Conservator

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Emily Hick

Special Collections Conservator

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Jonathan Santa Maria Bouquet

Musical Instrument Conservator

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