Webinar 6: Mukurtu & Tribesourcing Southwest Films

Presenters: Melissa Dollman, Jennifer Jenkins, and Rhiannon SorrellJennifer Jenkins, Melissa Dollman (Yankton Sioux descent), and Rhiannon Sorrell (Diné) will present on the content management system Mukurtu. Mukurtu, the free, mobile, and open source platform, was built with Indigenous communities (the Warumungu people of Australia’s Northern Territory) to manage and share digital cultural heritage. The presenters […]

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Webinar 5: Disaster Preparedness

Presenter: Pamela VadakanIn this session, participants learn the elements of disaster planning including assessing and mitigating risks (natural and manmade), setting priorities for salvage, and considering both immediate and long-term steps of emergency response and recovery, with a focus on saving audiovisual collections. Preparing a detailed disaster plan for your organization is a time-consuming and […]

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Webinar 4: Digitization In- house vs. Out- of- house

Presenters: Kelli Hix & Marie LascuIn this session, participants learn about planning for digitization, with an emphasis on the differences between in and out of house digitization. Resources:Best Practices for File Naming, Stanford University LibrariesGuide to Developing a Request for Proposal for the Digitization of Video (and More) by AVPGuide to Developing a Request for […]

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Webinar 3: Metadata for Audiovisual Collection

In this session, participants learn basic metadata categories and determine how best to categorize and record information specific to audiovisual media, as well as how this information is utilized for future preservation planning. Participants learn to use inventory data to advocate for their collections and to best understand the depth and breadth of what they […]

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Webinar 2: Inspection and Inventory

A detailed inventory of a thoroughly inspected audiovisual collection is a key component in preservation planning. Inspection and inventory helps you identify the greatest physical risks in your collection, some of the most valuable content, and allows you to begin to prioritize your collection for digitization. In this session, participants learn the how and why […]

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