IASA Journal, Issue 44 is now available online!

While probably not yet arriving at your door, the 44th issue of the IASA Journal is now available electronically for all IASA members via the IASA website. Just login and you will be able to access PDFs of each article as well as a PDF of the entire issue. The physical issues will make their arrival soon!


Table of contents listed below:

"Spectres of Archive and Liberation"
[Verne Harris, Nelson Mandela Foundation, South Africa]

"Why Media Preservation Can’t Wait: the Gathering Storm"
[Mike Casey, Media Digitization and Preservation Initiative, Indiana University, USA]

"The Day the Earth Moved Under Our Feet"
[Marie O’Connell, The New Zealand Archive of Film, Television and Sound]

"Broadcast Archives: Between Productivity and Preservation"
[Jean-Christophe Kummer, NOA Audio Solutions, Austria
Peter Kuhnle, NOA Audio Solutions, Austria
Sebastian Gabler, NOA Audio Solutions, Austria]

"Re-lubrication of Compact Cassette Tapes with SBS (Soft Binder Syndrome)"
[Enric Giné Guix, Sonology Department, ESMUC (Escola Superior de Música
de Catalunya), Tasso Laboratori de so. Barcelona, Spain]

"“Honey, I Burnt the Tapes!” A Study on Thermal Treatment for the Recovery
of Magnetic Tapes Affected by Soft Binder Syndrome-Sticky Shed Syndrome"
[Federica Bressan, Department of Information Engineering, University of Padova, Italy
Sergio Canazza, Department of Information Engineering, University of Padova, Italy
Roberta Bertani, Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Padova, Italy]

"An Analysis of the Broadcasting Migration Process from Analogue to Digital Format:
A Comparison of Botswana Television and Namibian Broadcasting Corporation"
[Thandie Puthologo, University of Namibia
Ruth M. Abankwah, University of Namibia]

"Virtual Media in an OAIS-enabled Environment"
[Sebastian Gabler, NOA Audio Solutions, Austria]

"Dealing with Issues of Technological Obsolescence at the Oregon State Archives:
Digitization of Rols Audio Dictation Tapes"
[Austin Schulz, Oregon State Archives, USA]

"Putting Archival AV Media Into Context:
An Archival Approach to Processing Mixed-media Manuscript Collections"
[Megan McShea, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, USA]

"Voices of Southern Patagonia: Digital Preservation of Sound Material"
[Gustavo Navarro, Universidad Nacional de la Patagonia Austral,
Unidad Académica San Julián, Argentina]

Bertram Lyons, CA
International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives (IASA)
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