The 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 preservation.
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:
April 24, 2012 6pm
721 B'way - Michelson Theater
In association with the American Library Association's Preservation Week initiative, Activist Archivists will host a presentation and panel discussion focused on presenting our efforts, alongside the Occupy Wall Street Archives Working Group, to archive and preserve material related to the movement.
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.