Resource Types Archives: Videos

Cold Storage

Cold Storage Flash version of Cold Storage Source: National Park Service (NPS) The purpose of this program is to provide a basic understanding of cold storage and explain how to implement it for long-term preservation of film-based photographic collections. Cold storage provides a stable environment for film-based materials, extends their longevity and preserves them for […]

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Image Permanence Institute

Image Permanence Institute The Image Permanence Institute® (IPI) is a recognized world leader in the development and deployment of sustainable practices for the preservation of images and cultural property. IPI accomplishes this through a balanced program of research, education, products, and services that meet the needs of individuals, companies, and institutions.

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OCLC Training Calendar

OCLC Training Calendar OCLC is a global library cooperative that provides shared technology services, original research and community programs for its membership and the library community at large. We are librarians, technologists, researchers, pioneers, leaders and learners. With thousands of library members in more than 100 countries, we come together as OCLC to make information […]

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Sustaining Places

Sustaining Places Source: University of Delaware, Museum Studies Program and Tri-State Coalition of Historic Places Resources for Small Museums. Sustaining Places is a collaborative resource project from the Museum Studies Program at the University of Delaware.   Between 2011 and 2015, the site was supported by a grant from the Institute for Museum and Library Services‘ 21st Century Museum Professionals […]

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A Race Against Time: Preserving AV Media (Video Series)

A Race Against Time: Preserving AV Media (Video Series) Source: Conservation Center of Art and Historic Artifacts Many of the machine-dependent audiovisual collections held by our cultural institutions are in peril. Therefore, it is crucial to have knowledge about the life expectancy and unique needs of our legacy media in order to make good preservation […]

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