Archive for January, 2012

AVPS Now Official FEDLINK Vendor

Friday, January 13th, 2012

As part of team CACI, AudioVisual Preservation Solutions in now able to offer media preservation services to FEDLINK member institutions. The Federal Library & Information Network (FEDLINK) is a purchasing, training and resource-sharing consortium serving federal libraries and information centers, p

Kara Van Malssen Invited to Address Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group

Monday, January 9th, 2012

AVPS Senior Consultant will be speaking in front of the Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG) meeting in Austin, Texas this Thursday, January 12th. Kara’s talk, “The Key Ingredient: Technical, Structural and Preservation Metadata for Digital Media Preservation” will be part of th

Does The Discovery of ‘Lost’ Materials Help Or Harm The Archival Field?

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

About the only times audiovisual archiving and preservation gets mentioned in the news is when there is a re-release of a newly restored film or album, or when some amazing discovery of a ‘lost’ work is revealed (which is usually tied to the bigger story of its re-release or sale). The auctioning of