A selection of basic bibliography for those involved on the management of photograph and film collections.
ANSI/NISO Z39.87. Data dictionary - technical metadata for digital still images. NISO, 2006. http://djvu.org/docs/Z39-87-2006.pdf
Arms, Caroline, R.; Carl Fleischhauer. Digital formats: factors for sustainability, functionality, and quality. Washington: Library of Congress, 2005.
Besser, Howard; Sally Hubbard (ed.); Deborah Lenert (ed.). Introduction to imaging. Rev. ed. Getty Research Institute, 2003.
Betz Parker, Elisabeth. Graphic Materials: Rules for Describing Original Items and Historical Collections. Library of Congress, 1982. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/gm/graphmat.html
Frey, Franziska; James M. Reilly. Digital imaging for photographic collections foundations for technical standards. Rochester, NY: Image Permanence Institute, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2006 (2nd. Ed.)
Rasmussen, Edie M. Indexing images. Annual Review of Information Science and Technology (ARIST), 1997, vol.32, p.169-196.
Ritzenthaler , Mary Lynn; Vogt-O'Connor, Diane. Photographs: Archival Care and Management. Chicago : Society of American Archivists, 2006.
Van Horik, René. Permanent pixels: building blocks for the longevity of digital surrogates of historical photographs. The Hague: Data Archiving en Networked Services, 2005.
Weibel, S; E. Miller. "Image description on the internet. En: Dlib Magazine, vol. 3 Núm. 1, 1997. http://www.dlib.org/dlib/january97/oclc/01weibel.html