Handling, Storing and Transporting Audiovisual Materials


In this video, Marcia Segal, Processing Archivist at the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress, provides tips for the safe and appropriate handling, care, and storage of audio-visual materials. Marcia emphasizes the importance of knowing your environmental conditions and she provides some guidelines for storing audio-visual collections. This video supplements Segal's SHN session, "Physical Care and Storage of Audio Visual Materials" given at the 2015 Post-ATALM SHN Workshop, held at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC on September 13-15, 2015.