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Emphasizing Digital Preservation and Access

A few weeks ago the European Commission adopted a recommendation (full text / press release) urging EU member states to increase their digitization, preservation, and access efforts for cultural heritage. This is an update of an earlier recommendation adopted in 2006, motivated by progress reports suggesting that “more and better action is needed” in the … Continue reading

Educational Film

The largest component of the Indiana University Libraries Film Archive is the educational collection which consists of approximately 48,000 films and 7,000 videos. Educational films have recently emerged as a major focus for researchers from a number of disciplines who are exploring the historical and sociopolitical implications of the films that brought the world into … Continue reading