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Behind the Scenes at the GBH Archives

  • December 07, 2022
  • 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Zoom


Behind the Scenes at the GBH Archives  

Join GBH Archives’ Digital Preservation Manager, Rebecca Fraimow, and Archives Manager, Peter Higgins for a virtual tour of the GBH Archives vault, and follow a videotape on its journey from the shelf to digitization, then to digital backup and internal access.

The event is free of charge. Register by Tue Dec 6.  You will receive the Zoom link when you register.

About the presenters

Rebecca Fraimow (she/they) is the Digital Archives Manager at the GBH Archives and the American Archive of Public Broadcasting, where she oversees digital archiving workflows and the development of the PBCore metadata standard. Rebecca was a founding member of New York City’s XFR Collective, a nonprofit organization focused on the preservation of at-risk media.

Peter Higgins (he/him) is the Archives Manager at the GBH Archives. He oversees the physical collection, and helps GBH producers, scholarly researchers, and members of the public access GBH’s rich history. Peter earned his Masters of Science in Library and Information Science with a concentration in Archives Management from Simmons College.

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