Resources

Digital portfolios

Published: May 11, 2022

Current UCLA MLIS students may follow this link to view digital copies of exemplary portfolios from 2020 and 2021. If you are unable to access these documents digitally, please contact the IS Library for support. Physical copies of portfolios from 2014 through 2018 are also available to view in the IS Library during open hours….

Read More

Introduction to ArchivesSpace

Published: February 16, 2021

With this tutorial, learn the basic structure of ArchivesSpace by creating accession and resource records and exporting a finding aid.

Read More

Introduction to SQLite

Published: February 3, 2021

Do you need a way of keeping track of all the pets* you’ve met during our Zoom classes? This interactive tutorial will teach you how to create a database and run simple queries to organize all your new four-legged** friends! * roommates/children/potted plants ** number of limbs may vary by species

Read More

Inspection — Film Handling Training

Published: June 8, 2020

Inspection Learn how to put film on rewinds and some basics of film inspection. The following guide lists different type of film damage that you can look for when inspecting films at the rewinds bench: Source: The Film Preservation Guide. National Film Preservation Foundation. Page 18 Previous — Core vs. Reel Next — Card Catalog

Read More

What Not to Do — Film Handling Training

Published: June 8, 2020

What Not to Do Learn what not to do when handling film on the rewinds. Extra Resources: PDF of The Film Preservation Guide: https://www.filmpreservation.org/userfiles/image/PDFs/fpg.pdf Kodak Glossary: https://www.kodak.com/en/motion/page/glossary-of-motion-picture-terms Kodak Handling of Processed Film: https://www.kodak.com/en/motion/page/handling-of-processed-film   Previous — Card Catalog Next — Film Handling Quiz

Read More