IASA Special and Technical Publications

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(a) IASA special publications: Standards, Recommended Practices and Strategies

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IASA-TC 03 (2017, 4th edition) The Safeguarding of the Audiovisual Heritage: Ethics, Principles and Preservation Strategy Web (free)
IASA-TC 03 (2017, 4th edition) Die Bewahrung audiovisueller Dokumente: Ethische Aspekte, Prinzipien und Strategien    
IASA-TC 03 (2017, 4th edition) A Salvaguarda do Patrimônio Audiovisual: Ética, Princípios e Estratégia de Preservação    
IASA-TC 03 (2017, 4th edition) Uchování audiovizuálního dědictví: etika, principy a strategie uchovávání    
IASA-TC 03 (2005, 3rd edition) The Safeguarding of the Audio Heritage: Ethics, Principles and Preservation Strategy    
IASA-TC 04 (2009, 2nd edition) Guidelines on the Production and Preservation of Digital Audio Objects  (English) Web (free)
IASA-TC 04 (2015, 2nd edition) Recommandations pour la production et la conservation des objets audionumériques (Français) Web (free)
IASA-TC 04 (2011, 2nd edition) Directrices para la producción y preservación de objetos digitales de audio (Español)   Web (free)
IASA-TC 04 (2012, 2nd edition) Directrius per a la producció i preservació d'objectes d'àudio digital  (Català)   Web (free)
IASA-TC 04 (2019, 2nd edition) 数字音频对象制作 和保存指南 (中文)   Web (free)
In preparation
IASA-TC 05 (2014) Handling and Storage of Audio and Video Carriers (English) Web (free)
IASA-TC 05 (2016) Gestione e archiviazione dei supporti audio e video (Italiano)   Web (free)
IASA-TC 05 (2015) Manejo y almacenamiento de soportes de audio y de video (Español)   Web (free)
IASA-TC 06 (2018) Guidelines for the Preservation of Video Recordings   Web (free)  

(b) Other special publications - each is available free online on this website. Some are also available for purchase as PDFs (free to IASA members):

  1. An Archive Approach to Oral History (1978)
  2. Ethical Principles for Sound and Audiovisual Archives (2010)
  3. IASA Cataloguing Rules (1999) / Reglas de Catalogación de IASA (2005)
  4. Task Force on Selection for Digital Transfer (2003)
  5. Selection in Sound Archives (1984)
  6. Sound Archives: A Guide to Their Establishment and Development (1983)