Now accepting applications for SOIMA-LATAM 2014: Safeguarding Sound and Image Collections

The first SOIMA course in Spanish. Application deadline has been extended to: 18 July, 2014


SOIMA 2007 – Arquivo Nacional do Brasil

SOIMA 2011 Video by Samuel Franco (SOIMA 2009 participant)

SOIMA 2011, Latvia and Lithuania (July 2011)

ICCROM,s training course on Safeguarding Sound and Image Collections, Latvia and Lithuania.


United States: Experimental Film Preservation

Preserving the Legacy of Experimental Filmmaker Helen Hill

By Kara Van Malssen, Senior Research Scholar, Moving Image Archiving and Preservation Program, New York University » Read more..

India: Storage

Creating a Tape Storage for Hot and Humid Climates         

By Shubha Chaudhuri, Archives and Research Centre for Ethnomusicology, American Institute of Indian Studies, New Delhi, India » Read more..

Chile: Digitization & Access

Documents Produced and Preserved by the University of Chile and Their Pertinence to Musical Education and Research: A Case Study

By Francisco Miranda Fuentes, Professor of the Audiovisual Archives Restoration and Conservation Workshop, Head of the Audiovisual Restoration Laboratory » Read more..

Brazil: Storage

Installation and Management of Temperature and Humidity Controlled Facilities for AV Collections

By Alexandre Pimenta Marques, Audiovisual Conservator, Collection Head Manager at CRAV – Centro de Referência Audiovisual, Belo Horizonte, Brazil » Read more..