Preservation

Audio and Video Guidance: Resources

Audio Resources

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Main Table of Contents for Preservation Guidance:

Websites

Standards and Best Practices

Reports and Guidelines

Organizations

Tools

  • BWF MetaEdit - Embeds metadata in BWF files
  • MediaInfo - File analyzer that gives good information on technical properties of your audio-video files. Works best on PCs, but gives some info on Macs

Service Providers for Audio

 

Video Resources

Websites

Standards and Best Practices

Reports and Guidelines

Organizations

Tools

  • MediaInfo - File analyzer that gives good information on technical properties of your audio-video files. Works best on PCs, but gives some info on Macs
  • VLC Media player - Plays most formats, but does not include support for all codecs
  • PBCore - Public Broadcasting Metadata Dictionary Project

Service Providers for Video

 

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