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Safeguarding and Activating Digital Video Information in Cultural Institutions

In cultural organizations, internally-produced digital video materials often function both as vital information resources and as conduits for public engagement. As key components of institutional…

From  Bonnie Russell on April 9th, 2021 0 plays 0  

How the Web Was Won: Collaborative Approaches to Web Archiving

Gain insight as speakers examine collaborative approaches to archiving web-based art and architecture resources and learn how each initiative is helping shape the new frontier of art librarianship.…

From  Bonnie Russell on April 9th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Archiving Performance in an Institutional Context: Perspectives from the Mark Morris Dance Group

Dance is an ephemeral art form that does not archive easily. However, if we consider the nearly 40-year history of the Mark Morris Dance Group (MMDG), and even longer career of its illustrious…

From  Meredith Hale on April 5th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Strategies for Conserving Time-Based Media: An overview of the Art Institute of Chicago's TBM Initiative

In this webinar session led by Kristin MacDonough, attendees will learn about some of the activities to date in the Time-Based Media (TBM) Initiative at the Art Institute of Chicago. Details about…

From  Meredith Hale on April 5th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Wikidata for Digital Preservation

Katherine Thornton's presentation recorded on October 23, 2018, describes the approach she has been using to create metadata for software and file formats as linked open data. She also discusses…

From  Meredith Hale on April 1st, 2021 0 plays 0  

The Efforts of Many: Working Together to Shape our Digital Future

Carole Ann Fabian's presentation from June 2, 2014 discusses how institutions should approach dealing with digital acquisitions. The speaker shares how the Avery Library at Columbia University…

From  Meredith Hale on March 31st, 2021 0 plays 0  

Making the Black Hole Grey: Implementing the NYARC Web Archiving Program of Specialist Art Resources

Deborah Kempe's presentation given on June 2, 2014, shares the repercussions of not prioritizing digital preservation and compares 404 messages to a black hole. Efforts by the NYARC Consortium…

From  Meredith Hale on March 31st, 2021 0 plays 0