ERIC Number: ED124163
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Preserving the Moving Image.
Sargent, Ralph N.
In response to the growing importance of gathering and preserving films and television programs, this text focused on the technical problems faced by film archivists in storage and use of visual media collections. Section one presents a technical description of the physical characteristics of film, and includes discussions with film manufacturers and professional archivists. Section two discusses new techniques for film preservation with emphasis on specific ones used by different manufacturers. Section three focuses on the technical characteristics and handling requirements of videotape. (EMH)
Descriptors: Archives, Facility Requirements, Film Libraries, Films, Magnetic Tapes, Physical Environment, Preservation, Storage, Technological Advancement, Video Equipment, Videotape Cassettes, Videotape Recordings
Corporation for Public Broadcasting, 888 16th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20006 ($3.95)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Washington, DC.; National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC.