Summer University Cultural Property Protection

21-25 August 2017, Danube University of Krems - Austria 

The Summer University Cultural Property Protection, held at Danube University Krems from 21-25 August 2017, was dedicated to the emergency treatment for materials from archives and museums, affected inter alia by climate change induced floods. The participants developped a model evacuation plan for mobile cultural heritage and had the possibility to attend lectures given by international experts and to practice the proper evacuation and treatment of wet paper themselves.