How to Rescue a Wet Book: Two-Minute Tutorial Video

Watch this short (2-minute) video primer on how to save a waterlogged book.

No fancy or expensive tools needed, just 4 simple things will get the job done:

  • paper towels
  • a fan
  • a couple of boards
  • something heavy, like bricks (because not all of us have a book press)

There's a bonus tip, in case you don't have time to repair a waterlogged book as soon as it comes to you.

Source: How to Rescue a Water-Damaged Book: A Short, Handy Primer (video) at The Digital Reader