Friday, August 15 • 9:15am - 10:15am
SESSION 302 - Accessing the Audiovisual: Challenges, Solutions, and Funding Possibilities

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If a picture is worth a thousand words, how much is a moving picture worth? Providing access to audiovisual materials is often a complex and expensive process. Fortunately granting agencies are increasingly providing funding for AV-related projects. A grants officer and representatives from several institutions that have been awarded grant monies for audiovisual projects discuss the challenges of and innovative solutions to funding, selection, description, and rights issues.

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Karen Cariani

Senior Director Media Library and Archives, WGBH Educational Foundation
I am passionate about making media archives accessible on-line. This goes hand in hand with digital preservation, metadata processes, and systems to manage both. I seek to use technology as much as possible to help archivists and librarians with their work.

Heather Heckman

Director, MIRC, University of South Carolina

Kara McClurken

Head, Preservation Services, University of Virginia
Kara M. McClurken Head, Preservation Services University of Virginia Libraries
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Josh Sternfeld

Senior Program Officer, National Endowment for the Humanities
Joshua Sternfeld has served since 2009 as a Senior Program Officer at the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Preservation and Access in Washington, D.C. Prior to his arrival at the Endowment, he served as Assistant Director and Postdoctoral Scholar for the UCLA Center... Read More →

Nancy Watrous

Executive Director, Chicago Film Archives

Friday August 15, 2014 9:15am - 10:15am
Marriott Salon 1 [Lobby Level] Marriott Wardman Park, 2660 Woodley Road NW, Washington, DC 20008

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