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University of Hawai´i
2550 McCarthy Mall
Honolulu, Hawai´i 96822
Phone:(808) 956-6623

Preservation Department

Pest & Mold Resources

Pest Control & Management

Bishop Museum, "'Bugs' are eating my Family Treasures,"

Bishop Museum, "Victory Against the Spoils: Preserving Book Collections in Hawaii,"

Chicora Foundation, Inc., Managing: Pests in Your Collections, 1994,

CK European Commission on Preservation and Access and the Library of the Royal Academy of Arts and Sciences. "A Virtual Exhibition of the Ravages of Dust, Water, Moulds, Fungi, Bookworms and other Pests. May 1996,"

National Park Service, "An Insect Pest Control Procedure: The Freezing Process," Conserve O Gram, July 1994,

National Park Service, "Controlling Insect Pests: Alternatives to Pesticides," Conserve O Gram, August 1998,

National Park Service, "Monitoring with Sticky Traps," Conserve O Gram, August 1998,

Patkus, Beth Lindblom, "Integrated Pest Management," NEDCC, Technical Leaflet,

University of Nebraska-Lincoln, "Cockroach Control Manual,"


Mold Prevention & Management

Kaplan, Hilary A., "Mold: A Follow-up,"

McCrady, Ellen, "Mold: The Whole Picture, Part 1." Abbey Newsletter vol. 23, no. 4 (1999),

McCrady, Ellen, "Mold: The Whole Picture - Assessment of Mold Problems, Part 2." Abbey Newsletter vol. 23, no. 5 (1999),

McCrady, Ellen, "Mold: The Whole Picture - A Neglected Public Health Problem, Part 3." Abbey Newsletter vol. 23, no. 6 (1999),

McCrady, Ellen, "Mold: The Whole Picture - Effect of Mold on Schools, Homes, & Human Beings, Part 4." Abbey Newsletter vol. 23, no. 7-8 (1999)

Museum Textiles, "Mold: Managing a Mold Invasion: Guidelines for Disaster Response," Technical Series No. 1,

National Park Service, "Mold and Mildew: Prevention of Microorganism growth in Museum Collections,"

Nyberg, Sandra, "Invasion of the Giant Mold Spore," SOLINET Preservation Leaflet, 1998,

Patkus, Beth Lindblom, "Emergency Salvage of Moldy Books and Paper," NEDCC, Technical Leaflet,

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