Friday morning 15 April - Session A

Amager: 9.30-13.30


  • Venue: Lecture Hall 23-0-49

Session 1, A: 9.30-10.30

9.30-9.55: Jane Eagan, Oxford Conservation Consortium: Fit for a king: Evidence of the refurbishment of a group of medieval manuscripts for the library of Henry VIII.
10.00-10.25: Nicole Gilroy & Andrew Honey,Conservation & Collection Care, Bodleian Libraries: Contrasting approaches to the conservation of two composite Anselm manuscripts from the 12th century.

  • 10.30-11.00: Coffee

Session 2, A: 11.00-12.30

11.00-11.25: Nil Baydar, freelance conservator, Istanbul: Ottoman calligraphic art panels: structure and conservation.
11.30-11.55: Luz Díaz Galán, Conservation Department of the National Library of Spain: Conservation of a selection of Islamic manuscripts from the National Library of Spain.
12.00-12.25: Anna Soraya, National Library of Indonesia: The preservation of Nusantra manuscripts in Indonesia.


  • 12.30-13.30: Lunch
  • 13.40: Bus to the Royal Library