Archive for

Media Preservation: Student Perspectives

Media preservation, by its nature, necessitates collaboration, something we have just explored in a previous blog post. As a part of this collaboration, the MPI at IU also includes graduate students who bring a variety of backgrounds, skills, and interests to the project. The graduate students are involved with the MPI work in various capacities: … Continue reading

What Makes Collaboration?

Those of us who work with the Media Preservation Initiative are frequently queried: “How do you get people to collaborate?”  Good question.  Many of the small archives and special collections that make up our 80 units with audio, video, or film on the Bloomington campus of Indiana University are used to going it alone.  They … Continue reading