Archive for January, 2017

AVP Webinar Series: AVCC

Friday, January 27th, 2017

This is the recording of an AVPreserve webinar given on the topic of the AVCC application by Rebecca Chandler on January 27th, 2017. For organizations planning preservation work with their audiovisual materials but are confronted with little or no quantitative data about their collection, we invite you to join us for a look the inventory tool, AVCC. An open source web application, AVCC was developed to enable collaborative, efficient item-level cataloging of audiovisual collections.

AVPreserve on Freakonomics Podcast

Friday, January 27th, 2017

Over the summer, Chris met with Stephen J. Dubner to discuss what we do for collection assessments. Portions of this conversation became a part of the October 19, […]

AVP Webinar Series: Exactly

Friday, January 20th, 2017

This is the recording of an AVPreserve webinar given on the topic of our Exactly tool by Chris Lacinak on January 19th, 2017. For organizations challenged by remotely and safely transferring born-digital material from a sender to a recipient, we invite you to join our workshop on Exactly.

AVPreserve Newsletter #41 Published

Friday, January 13th, 2017

In this issue you will find: • A project spotlight on our work with the Smithsonian to operationalize digital preservation across 19 museums, nine research centers, and a […]

AVPreserve Tool Survey

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Over the years we have created and distributed a variety of free and open source tools. Now we want to hear from you to help us better understand […]

About Us

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Over the past months we have held a series of all-team meetings to take stock and revisit the fundamentals of AVPreserve: who we are, what we do, and why we do it. An outcome of this is a series of statements that serve as a reference and reminder to ourselves as we move through busy days and the weeks fly by. We consider them something we can turn to as a guide for clarity, principled decision making and action.

Cloud Storage Vendor Profiles

Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Part of our Feet on The Ground: A Practical Approach to The Cloud series, these profiles break down the offerings of third party cloud storage providers from a preservation point of view.

Judith Pomerantz

Friday, January 20th, 2017

Judi is the bookkeeper for the AVPreserve team and a native Brooklynite. Bookkeeping is one of many ways to organize information so she fits in well with the other data wranglers at AVPreserve. She has a history with having dual careers that satisfy both her right and left brain capabilities.