Library Seeks to Save Soaked Books An accident at Baltimore's Peabody Library left thousands of historic volumes sodden. But the library's disaster plan helped save the books. The damaged volumes have been frozen as the first step of a recovery process. NPR's Jon Hamilton reports.
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Library Seeks to Save Soaked Books

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An accident at Baltimore's Peabody Library left thousands of historic volumes sodden. But the library's disaster plan helped save the books. The damaged volumes have been frozen as the first step of a recovery process. NPR's Jon Hamilton reports.