Archive for May, 2015

Quantifying the Need: A Survey of Existing Sound Recordings in Collections in the United States

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

In 2014, AVPreserve and the Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC), with funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, undertook an in-depth, multi-faceted assessment to quantify the existing audio […]

AVPS Moving to Industry City

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

After six-plus years in Midtown Manhattan, AVPS is moving offices to Industry City in Brooklyn. A former manufacturing, storage, and shipping hub located on the Brooklyn waterfront in […]

Mike Casey: Why Media Preservation Can’t Wait: the Gathering Storm

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

Media preservation has reached a crisis point for content carried on physical audio and video formats as the world has transitioned to the digital age. Archival media collections […]