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APPENDIX 3: Further Reading

3M Technical Bulletin, 84-9811-2085-4, “Magnetic Tape Recording: Forever?”

3M Technical Bulletin, 84-9811-2075-5, “Temperature and Humidity Recommendation for VTR Facilities.”

AMIA Newsletter, The Newsletter of the Association of Moving Image Archivists, c/o National Center for Film and Video Preservation, The American Film Institute, PO Box 27999, 2021 North Western Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90027.

De Lancie P., “Sticky Shed Syndrome – Tips on Saving Your Damaged Master Tapes,” Mix, May 1990, p. 148.

Ford, H., “Handling and Storage of Tape,” Studio Sound, December 1984.

Geller, Sidney B., Care and Handling of Computer Magnetic Storage Media, NBS Special Publication 500-101, June 1983.

Jenkinson, B., “Long Term Storage of Videotape,” BKSTS Journal, March 1982.

Kalil, F., “Care, Handling, and Management of Magnetic Tape,” Magnetic Tape Recording for the Eighties, NASA Reference Publication 1075, April 1982.

Krones, F., “Guidelines for the Conservation of Magnetic Tape Recordings – Preservation and Restoration of Moving Images and Sound,” International Federation of Film Archives, 1986.

Reilly, J., “IPI Storage Guide for Acetate Film,” Image Permanence Institute, 1993.

Ritter, N., “Magnetic Recording Media: Part 1: Care and Handling of Magnetic Tape,” 3M Company, 1985.

SMPTE Recommended Practice RP 103, “Care and Handling of Magnetic Recording Tape,” 1982.

St.-Laurent, G., “Preservation of Recorded Sound Materials,” ARSC Journal (Association for Recorded Sound Collections, PO Box 10162, Silver Spring, MD 20914), V.23, n.2, Fall 1992.

Wheeler, J., “Long-Term Storage of Videotape,” SMPTE Journal, June 1983.


Resources for Transfer and Restoration of Video and Audio Tape

[Note–The original printed document contained a list of persons identified as resources for audio and videotape recovery. This static listing has been replaced with the dynamic link below.]

Resources for Transfer and Restoration of Video and Audio Tape

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