Hello APLA list members: 

You are invited to register for the Council of Nova Scotia Archives
workshop  Audio-Visual Records: Their Preservation and Care.

Date: November 25 & 26, 2010
Time: 9 am to 4 pm
Place: Public Archives of Nova Scotia, 6016 University Ave., Halifax,
Registration Deadline: November 12, 2010
Cost: $125 for CNSA members, $150 for non-members. Optional 1 day only:
$70 members, $90 non-members

This 2 day workshop will discuss audio-visual records -- their
management, preservation and use. Day 1 will focus on audio formats
(sound), Day 2 on visual records (moving images). It will present
examples of the variety of formats (new & old), and discuss issues
involved in digitization, selection for retention, providing access to
patrons, and determining when a recording may have monetary value. 
Participants are encouraged to bring their questions and favourite
“A-V mystery” item.

Who should attend:
Archivists, art gallery curators, librarians, museum curators, visual
artists, and anyone who collects and preserves audio and visual formats.

How to register:

Print attached form and mail it with your check or money order to:
CNSA Office,
6016 University Ave.
Halifax, NS
B3H 1W4

Seating may become limited, depending on response. Priority will be
given to CNSA members who register before Oct 29, 2010. After Oct 29,
registration is open to all on a first come, first seated basis.

Registration fee includes nutrition breaks both days.

If you have questions, please email or call.

Karen White

Archives Advisor
Council of Nova Scotia Archives
6016 University Ave.
Halifax, NS   B3H 1W4
Tel (902) 424-7093
Fax (902) 424-0628
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