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" Down goes Marie Malchodi, 48, who attended but never graduated from Brown, down to the library’s subterranean warrens, where she works as a “book conservation technician.” She sweeps her long dark hair into a bun, pierces it with a paint brush, and starts her day, caring for ancient books and ephemera that are sensitive to the touch. "

- At Brown University, Stumbling Across a Rarity in the Rare Book Room - NYTimes.com

Oh my God I just fell in love with this woman and her job.