No two pack outs are created alike. Imagine packing, loading, and transporting books, archives, and special collections from an academic library post disaster. Think worker output and physical performance.
The purpose of this study was to find articles available to restoration professionals, in R&R’s search, about (a) manually handling books and (b) improve worker physical performance. Workers are an important part of the content handling process [2-5]. However, there is very limited information on improving their physical performance with this activity.