Search the Design+Encyclopedia:

Archival Storage Pages

From Design+Encyclopedia, the free encyclopedia on good design, art, architecture, creativity, engineering and innovation.
Archival Storage Pages

Archival storage pages are specialized protective sleeves designed to store and preserve documents, photographs, and other flat materials for long periods of time. These pages are typically made from acid-free and lignin-free materials, which prevent deterioration and discoloration of the stored items. Archival storage pages come in a variety of sizes and formats, including binders, folders, and boxes, and are commonly used by museums, libraries, and archives to preserve their collections. The use of archival storage pages is essential for the long-term preservation of historical and cultural artifacts. These pages provide a barrier against environmental factors such as light, humidity, and pollutants, which can cause irreversible damage to delicate materials. Archival storage pages also protect against physical damage, such as tears, creases, and folds, which can occur during handling and storage. Archival storage pages are designed to meet strict preservation standards, such as those set by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). These standards ensure that the materials used in archival storage pages are of the highest quality and will not degrade over time. In addition to their use in museums, libraries, and archives, archival storage pages are also popular among collectors of stamps, coins, and trading cards. These pages allow collectors to store and organize their collections while ensuring their long-term preservation.

preservation, documents, photographs, acid-free, lignin-free

William Robinson

CITATION : "William Robinson. 'Archival Storage Pages.' Design+Encyclopedia. (Accessed on May 22, 2024)"

Archival Storage Pages Definition
Archival Storage Pages on Design+Encyclopedia

We have 178.961 Topics and 427.322 Entries and Archival Storage Pages has 1 entries on Design+Encyclopedia. Design+Encyclopedia is a free encyclopedia, written collaboratively by designers, creators, artists, innovators and architects. Become a contributor and expand our knowledge on Archival Storage Pages today.