Fundamentals of AV Preservation was developed by AVPreserve and NEDCC and is supported in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities. Covering the core topics in caring for and reformatting audiovisual collections, this course prepares participants to be effective collections stewards for audiovisual materials.
The online course includes these topics:
Session 1: Introduction to AV Preservation Challenges
Session 2: Care and Handling of Physical Carriers
Session 3: Collection Inventory and Assessment
Session 4: Reformatting
Session 5: Managing Digital AV Collections
Session 6: Disaster Recovery for AV Collections
NEDCC is pleased to offer Fundamentals of AV Preservation as an online course and publish the accompanying textbook online.
(Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in these resources do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.)
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