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'Leprosy Archives - Preserve Them!' online booklet
Bios, abstracts, publications and contact details of academics in the field of leprosy  
Images from leprosy history and the present day
Historic maps with links to database entries  
Bulletin board for notices and publications  
Information on the International Leprosy Association  
Add your details to our database  
List of established publications  
Members of the project steering group  
Acknowledgements to Contributors to the project  

Leprosy Archives - Preserve Them!

Introduction  Why bother?  What are archives?  Who cares?  Sort it out!  Now what?  
The basics  For your eyes only  Who will give advice?  Acid free paper suppliers  Acknowledgements




Published in July 2000 jointly by the International Leprosy Association and the International Council on Archives, the booklet reproduced on the following pages gives many tips and guidelines on preserving archives related to leprosy.

You can download it in Adobe Acrobat (pdf) format and it is also available in paper for distribution. Please contact us for a copy of the booklet.



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