There are a number of other factors that need to be considered when imaging medieval books:

  • The relative humidity (RH) of the room should be constant and at about 50% - a humidistat and humidifier will be necessary
  • The room should remain at a constant tempoerature, about 20 celsius - a thermometer, air conditioning and heating unit may be necessary
  • It is always good to have a supply of acid-free card on hand, as well as conservation-grade foam.