Another thanks. Much wisdom in this list and its various members!
On Jan 11, 2018, at 8:32 AM, Steve Greene <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Embedded descriptive metadata is still somewhat murky for audio
> applications: very dependent on the digital file format used, so you may
> well end up augmenting the embedded metadata with a database or spreadsheet.
> Where ever possible, leverage and augment the in-house arrangement and
> descriptive resources, imposing arbitrary cataloging systems will tend to
> strip these collections of their in-house context. Remember the goal is to
> create an archive, not a library.
> Steve Greene
> Audiovisual Archivist
> Nixon Presidential Library and Museum