WEBINAR SERIES REGISTRATION OPEN: Managing and Preserving Audio and Video in Your Digital Repository

Thu, 2012-04-26 13:56 -- carol

Ithaca, NY Registration is open for the second in the 2012 series of curated web seminars in Hot Topics: The DuraSpace Community Webinar Series. DuraSpace web seminars fill up fast so register today to save your spot.

Hot Topics: The DuraSpace Community Webinar Series
Series two curated by Karen Cariani, WGBH Boston: Managing and Preserving Audio and Vdeo in your Digital Repository

As repository managers will tell you managing, preserving and creating access to rich digital media audio and video files presents a complex set of challenges for administrators, content creators and users. Join series curator Karen Cariani, WGBH Boston, and experts from WGBH, Indiana University, The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, AVPS and Stanford University to learn about new strategies, best practices and scholarly applications for audio and visual digital media in your institutional repository in a series of three web seminars

"Managing and Preserving Audio and Vdeo in your Digital Repository" consists of three webinars:
                                                        
The Big Picture: Preserving Audio & Video Digital Media
Wednesday, May 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT

Join series curator Karen Cariani and members of WGBH staff for an overview of digital audio and video preservation.  They will share workflows, challenges, best practices and specific issues and complexities around differing video formats.  

Register HERE [link: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07e5qc56k6af5a2a79&llr=5iy95gcab]

Creating Access to Audio & Video Digital Media:
The Variations on Video Project & the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Wednesday, June 6, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Join series curator Karen Cariani and representatives from the Variations on Video project and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to learn about new strategies, best practices and scholarly applications for audio and visual digital media in your institutional repository. They will share their experiences with access, video issues and preservation storage. They will share their experiences with access, video issues and preservation storage, and discuss new open source initiatives related to video access and repositories.   

Register HERE [link: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07e5rc9i4ib0f7902a&llr=5iy95gcab]

Describing Audio & Video Digital Media with Metadata
Wednesday, June 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Join series curator Karen Cariani and representatives from AVPS and Stanford University for an overview of metadata and formats including the complexity of video metadata, available formats and challenges and the challenges posed by those complexities.  This presentation will conclude with a wrap up and general overview of video in repositories.

Register HERE [link: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07e5rcajzq407a7c12&llr=5iy95gcab]

Space is limited so register today!
Please contact Kristi Searle at ksearle@duraspace.org for more information.

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