Tracking the reel world: a survey of audiovisual collections in Europe

Contents: Summary and conclusions 1. Introduction 2. Survey population 3. Collections 4. Preservation 5. Digitization 6. Access and use Appendix A: Calculating amounts Survey factsheet Selected websites Selected bibliography. A report presenting the results from more than 400 responses to a survey sent between 2005-2006, to 600 (national) archives, (national) libraries, (national) film and sound archives, film museums, academies of …

JISC Project Report: Digitisation Programme Digital Preservation Study

In 2009, DPC with University of London Computer Centre and Portico carried out an extensive analysis for the JISC Digitisation Programme, examining the projects funded through this programme and assessing their plans for access beyond the existence of their project grants.  A scaled down version of the report with analysis is published here and a number of case studies have …

International Preservation News. Number 47. Preservation of Audiovisual Collections, Moving Images

Contents: Moving Images: Video archiving and the Dilemma of Data Compression Presto-PrestoSpace-PrestoPRIME Preservation of Broadcast Archives – A BBC Perspective La strategie de sauvegarde et numerisation des archives de l’Institut National de l’Audiovisuel, 1995-2015 Preserving Digital Public Television: Is There Life After Broadcasting? Long-term digital preservation of a new media performance: Can we re-perform it in 100 years? L’Europe veille …

D7.1.3 Audiovisual Digital Preservation Status Report

Contents: Scope Executive Summary 1. A very brief introduction to PrestoPRIME 2. Digitisation 3. Digital Management and Preservation 4. Access Conclusions Glossary Annex I – DPE briefing paper. This report presents an overview of the problems, the technology and the projects currently underway in the audiovisual preservation domain as of January 2010. Beginning with a look at digitisation and its …

Politiek Archief Beta

Politiek Archief is een onafhankelijke stichting die als doel heeft de verhouding tussen politiek en burger transparanter te maken. Daartoe heeft zij in 2010 deze webportal opgericht, die lokale politieke informatie voor iedereen toegankelijk en inzichtelijk maakt. De site verzamelt alle politieke informatie die op het net staat.Inmiddels zijn ruim 50.000 uren video opnames van (raads)vergaderingen beschikbaar. De AV-content is …

Folkstreams Guide to Best Practices in Film Digitization

Contents: 1.0 Background 2.0 Discovering and acquiring films 3.0 Film and video digitization 4.0 Website Infrastructure 5.0 Metadata 6.0 Preservation 7.0 Advertising and Outreach 8.0 Evaluation 9.0 Appendices and links 10. Works cited and bibliography This guide describes how the Folkstreams project selects, acquires, digitizes and provides access to documentary films about American folk or roots cultures. It addresses selection …