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Call for Papers - Ink Corrosion Conference - ICC
The conference that takes place from 24th to 25th of October 2019 at Danube University Krems, aims at bringing together experts from all fields who research in ink corrosion, are responsible for a collection where ink corrosion poses a severe problem and are in need of an appropriate treatment of texts and graphic art on corroded carriers.

The organizers call for genuine papers which

  • summarize the status quo from the perspective of a certain group of professionals (conservators, scientists, archivists, librarians etc.),
  • introduce latest research resultsin the treatment of texts or drawings suffering from ink corrosion,
  • describe particular problems in the context of ink corrosion and its mitigation that have been overlooked so far.


Deadline for handing in abstracts (about 500 words and in English): January 1st, 2019.

Please send them to:


Tha articles will be published.


Scientific board: Carme Sistach, Particia Engel


Further Information

Mag. dr hab. Patricia Engel

Telefon: +43 (0)2732 893-2580
Fax: +43 (0)2732 893-4650
Donau-Universität Krems
Fakultät für Bildung, Kunst und Architektur
Department für Bauen und Umwelt
Dr.-Karl-Dorrek-Straße 30
3500 Krems

Ink Course
European Research Center for Book and Papaer Conservation-Restoration