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Conference on preservation of audiovisual materials

From: Kim Andrews <kandrews<-a>
Date: Monday, September 15, 2008
A Race Against Time: Preserving Our Audiovisual Media
Presented by the Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts
Cosponsored and hosted by the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
San Francisco, CA
November 6-7, 2008


    Overview of Machine-Based AV Media Identification and

    Reformatting Options for AV Media

    Contracting for AV Preservation Services

    Surveying and Selecting AV Media Materials for Preservation and

    Copyright Considerations for AV Media Reformatting

    Case Studies and Round Table Discussions

Lead Speaker:

    Alan Lewis
    Audiovisual Archives Consultant
    Washington, DC


    George Blood
    Safe Sound Archive

    Hannah Frost
    Media Preservation Librarian
    Digital Library Systems and Services, Digital Production,
    Stanford University Libraries and Academic Information Resources

    Sarah Stauderman
    Preservation Manager
    Smithsonian Institution Archives

    Maureen Whalen
    Associate General Council
    J. Paul Getty Trust

The fee for this two-day program is $200.  Funders for this program
include the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and the
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.  In partnership with PALINET.  Locally
cosponsored by The California Preservation Program.

Registration form available at


For more information, visit <URL:> call
215-545-0613 or email pso<-a t->ccaha< . >org.

Kim Andrews
Preservation Services Officer
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts
264 S. 23rd Street
Philadelphia PA 19103
Fax: 215-735-9313

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