Publications for archivists managing photograph and film collections


Preservation issues in digitizing historical photographs, a SEPIA publication, 2000. SEPIA (Safeguarding European Photographic Images for Access) is a EU-funded project focusing on preservation of photographic materials.

Descriptive models for photographic materials, a SEPIA publication, 2001 

Tracking the reel world. A survey of audiovisual collections in Europe, Klijn Edwin & Yola de Lusenet, 2008. Published in the framework of TAPE (Training for Audiovisual Preservation in Europe), a project funded under the Culture 2000 Programme of the European Union, running from 2004 to 2008.

Looking at photographs: the image or the object, paper presented by Yola de Lusenet at University College London, United Kingdom, 24 April 2003.


In the picture: preservation and digitisation of European photographic collections, Klijn Edwin & Yola de Lusenet, 2000

Preservation of digital heritage, Yola de Lusenet, draft discussion paper prepared for UNESCO, March 2002

Rate of Paper Degradation - The Predictive Value of Artificial Aging Tests, Jenk J. Porck, European Commission on Preservation and Access, Amsterdam, 2000

Preservation science survey: An overview of recent developments in research on the conservation of selected analog library and archival materials, Jenk J. Porck and René Teygeler, 2001

SEPIADES. Cataloguing photographic collections, Edwin Klijn & Yola de Lusenet, European Commission on Preservation and Access, Amsterdam, 2004

SEPIADES. Recommendations for cataloguing photographic collections, European Commission on Preservation and Access, Amsterdam, 2003

Implementing Persistent Identifiers: Overview of concepts, Hans-Werner Hilse & Jochen Kothe, 2006

Preserving the digital heritage: principles and policies, Yola de Lusenet & Vincent Wintermans, 2007

Audio and video carriers. Recording principles, storage and handling, maintenance of equipment, format and equipment obsolescence, Dietrich Schüller, 2008

Long term access to the digital world - From journal to web, Yola de Lusenet, 2004

Preservation of Inkjet Hardcopies, an investigation, Martin C. Jürgens, 1999

Microfilming and digitization as choices in preservation, Yola de Lusenet, 2003

Venture out into the open - Towards a new environment for academic publishing, Yola de Lusenet, 2006

Towards Open Access in Europe, Yola de Lusenet, 2007

The Digital Black Hole, Jonas Palm, 2005

Audiovisual research collections and their preservation, Dietrich Schüller, 2008

Care of Photographs, Susie Clark & Franziska Frey, 2003

Keeping things that work - Preservation aspects of digitization, Yola de Lusenet, 2004

Digital imaging for photographic collections - Foundations for technical standards, Franziska S. Frey & James M. Reilly, 1999