REALM Project

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Visual aids of REALM test results

The REALM project has tested materials to determine how long the SARS-CoV-2 (the virus which causes COVID-19) can survive on surfaces common in archives, libraries and museums.

These visual aids depict the findings of the REALM project laboratory materials, and are available by material type:


These resources can be used to share information about the REALM project with your stakeholders. The COVID-19 pandemic is an evolving situation, and resources will be updated as new information becomes available.


Last update: March 12, 2021