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    • Alternative Access: A Creative Solution to an Imperfect Digital Library 

      Vinson, Emily (2016-08-06)
      The University of Houston Libraries is currently undergoing a transition in Digital Asset Management systems. With current limitations of the Digital Library making video playback difficult, this presentation discusses use ...
    • Building it Small: Accessible Approaches to AV Digitization 

      Vinson, Emily (2017-05-25)
      Institutions large and small face the challenge of preserving and creating access to audio and moving image collection materials. This presentation explores approaches the AV preservation community have taken to building ...
    • Card Catalog Conversion: The Revenant 

      Scott, Bethany; Vinson, Emily (2016-05-25)
      Throughout the late 1970s and early 1980s, libraries around the world tackled the monumental task of converting miles of card catalog to machine readable formats accessible by computer. While this immense undertaking was ...
    • Community Copies: Exploring Preservation Policies for Video Submissions 

      Vinson, Emily (2016-11-12)
      "Community copies" are audiovisual duplications that weren't made for preservation, but usually for better access or sharing. Though they might not be high-quality copied, they are sometimes the only copies in existence ...
    • KUHT: Preserving American's First Public Television Station 

      Vinson, Emily (2015-11-20)
      Broadcasting from the University of Houston, KUHT signed on the air for the first time on May 25, 1953, with the promise of providing the growing city with educational programming. Focused on preservation and access, the ...
    • Preserving Regional News: Creating access to the KUHT Collection 

      Vinson, Emily (2017-07-22)
      The University of Houston Libraries is home to the archives of KUHT-TV, Houston’s public television station established in 1953. In 2016, UHL was awarded a grant to digitize and make available two news magazine series ...