Preservation and Access: Preservation/Access Projects

Period of Performance

7/1/2003 - 6/30/2006

Funding Totals

$393,705.00 (approved)
$393,705.00 (awarded)

Creating Diagnostic Tools for Preserving Collections of Magnetic Tape

FAIN: PA-50123-03

RIT (Rochester, NY 14623-5698)
James M. Reilly (Project Director: July 2002 to January 2007)

The creation and testing of diagnostic tools to facilitate the identification of deteriorating audio and video formats in magnetic media collections that would enable collection managers to make informed preservation decisions.