Archive for November, 2010

Things That Shouldn’t Be Archived #6 — Thanksgiving Edition

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

This edition isn’t really in regards to the content of the below. I’ve enjoyed my share of blaxsploitation films and the 42nd Street Forever series. It’s just that watching this hits a little too close to home in reminding me of family holidays when I was growing up…and those hits actually do fee

Digital Audio Interstitial Errors: Raising Awareness and Developing New Methodologies for Detection

Friday, November 19th, 2010

It is abundantly clear that a primary component of legacy audio preservation and access is digitization. Recognition of this fact has promoted en-masse digitization of legacy media. Recent […]

Wrappers and Codecs: A Survey of Selection Strategies

Friday, November 19th, 2010

Chair: Chris Lacinak – AudioVisual Preservation Solutions Speakers: Carl Fleischhauer – Library of Congress Isaiah Beard – Rutgers University Hannah Frost – Stanford University This session consults some […]

Funding Outside of the Box

Friday, November 19th, 2010

As AV archives work to digitize legacy works and increasingly acquire born-digital works, the sustainability of these rapidly growing digital collections is a new and intimidating challenge. Digital […]

Embedded Metadata: A Look Inside Issues and Tools

Friday, November 19th, 2010

Metadata is an integral component of digital preservation and an essential part of the digital object. Files without appropriate metadata are not understandable, interpretable, or manageable. Effectively, there […]

IASA/AMIA 2010 Presentations

Thursday, November 18th, 2010

AVPS moderated or presented on a number of panels at the 2010 International Association of Sound & Audiovisual Archives / Association of Moving Image Archivists conference in Philadelphia, […]

Dave Rice Addressing Conservation Science Annual/Eastern Analytical Symposium

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

Following up on some whiz bang panels at IASA/AMIA 2010, Dave Rice was invited to speak today at the Eastern Analytical Symposium (EAS) as part of a special […]

Creating History to Maintain History

Monday, November 15th, 2010

I have a much deeper appreciation of Pete Incaviglia than you do.