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
Dan Streible is the program's Director, and Howard Besser and Mona Jimenez are Associate Directors.
The curriculum covers all aspects of moving image archiving, including:
Fall 2016 Admissions Deadline Extension
December 18, 2015
The application deadline Fall 2016 Admissions to the MA in MIAP have been extended to January 15, 2016. Apply Now
MIAP Thesis Presentations 2015
March 30th - April 3rd, 2015
721 Broadway, 6th Floor
MIAP students will present their M.A. thesis projects, covering a wide range of topics such as African American home movie collections, VHS batch codes, and film preservation in Stalinist Russia. All sessions are free and open to the public.
2015 Home Movie Day
October 17, 2015
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.