Failure Is a Part of Success

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

Earlier this week I attended the Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO) Annual Meeting (#metrocon13). This year’s meeting — or, technically, last year’s meeting, as it was originally scheduled for the week that Hurricane Sandy landed and was understandably postponed — was an innovative new

METRO & AVPS Announce NYC/Westchester County Collection Assessment Grants

Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

The Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO) recently announced the availability of three collection assessment grants to be awarded to institutions in METRO’s New York City and Westchester County service area.

The funding for these grants stems from a collaboration with the Document Heritag

AVPS Partners with METRO to Support Media Archiving

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

AudioVisual Preservation Solutions is again partnering with the Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO) to provide training and resources to regional libraries and archives for the preservation and management of audiovisual collections. As part of METRO’s Documentary Heritage Program, AVPS wil


Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

Of course, living in a Northwest logging town, it wasn’t as if there were regular Russian classes available, so I turned to the only resource I knew — the children’s section at the County Library.

METRO and Archivists Roundtable Co-host “Born Digital AV” Workshop with Chris Lacinak

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

Continuing the AVPS commitment to education and community participation, Chris Lacinak will be conducting the workshop “Born Digital AV: A Primer for Archivists and Caretakers of Moving Image […]