Moving Image Archive Program is a two-year course of study
that trains future professionals to manage preservation-level
collections of film, video, new media, and other types of digital
works. The program provides prospective collection managers and
archivists with an international, comprehensive education in the
theories, methods, and practices of moving image archiving and
Howard Besser is the program's Director, and Mona Jimenez and Dan Streible are Associate Directors.
The curriculum covers all aspects of moving image archiving, including:
6-9 pm, Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
Casa Italiana, 24 West 12th Street, New York City
On April 30th we celebrated the extraordinary ways that MIAP graduates and students dedicate themselves to making our shared audiovisual heritage accessible. They are 'change agents' – transforming endangered audiovisual collections into rich assets that are accessible in digital form for re-use, education, scholarship, and entertainment.
MIAP Director, Howard Besser's Birthday Party, Berkeley, CA, July 14th, 2012
Moving Image Specialists in Libraries (MISL) - A research initiative funded by the US Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) that seeks to generate awareness of the special requirements for preserving audiovisual records and improve staffing for moving image archiving and preservation in libraries.
Announcements of trips, presentations, projects and events from the last several years.