appraisals

We offer individuals and institutions a full range of appraisal services for books, autographs, manuscripts  and archives. Formal written appraisals of single items and entire libraries use current standards and practices.

We appraise property for a variety of purposes:

Estate Tax
Insurance
Financial Planning
Charitable Donation
Fair Market Value


We do not charge for informal appraisals or for the appraisal of material that we are going to buy. Fees vary for written appraisals based on the size and scope of the project.

For more information please call (914) 478-1339 or e-mail info@riverrunbookshop.com.

 

INSTITUTIONAL CONSULTANCY

We help institutions address a variety of issues relating to their holdings, and understand the responsibilities of institutional caretakers to properly manage their collections. These services range from appraisals, collection development, and deaccessioning to advice on preservation and conservation.