ALCTS President’s Program 2008
From Here to Eternity:
The Challenge of Managing Oscar's Very Special Collections
Monday, June 30, 2008 from 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Sponsored by Elsevier
The ALCTS President's Program will feature the Margaret Herrick Library of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences. Its collections include relevant working books and periodicals plus numerous special collections containing 10 million photographs, 30,000 posters, and huge numbers of movie scripts, scores, and production and costume designs. These internationally obtained materials exist in a variety of formats. Issues revolving around collection development, acquisitions, preservation, technology, legal rights, and metadata will be explored.
Dr. Linda Harris Mehr, Director, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences
Program Chair: Cindy Hepfer