Course:3: Processing
Lesson:Lesson 5 – Processing: Putting It All Together
Topic:The Finishing Touches

The Finishing Touches

Once you have completed the preservation work on the entire collection, you will need to create permanent box labels and, if you havenít already, assign the collection a permanent collection number according to your existing internal practices.

Permanent box labels should be adhered directly to the box with appropriate archival adhesives.

The label should, at a minimum, include the Unique Collection Number and the number of boxes in the collection.  A sample box label could look like this: 


Permanently Labeled Boxes
Permanently labeled boxes.