SELECTED Month: October 2014
October 31, 2014

EUscreenXL Offers Attractive Home for Archival Videos

We are proud to announce the launch of the renewed EUscreen website during our today’s International Conference From Audience to User: Engaging with Audiovisual Heritage Online that is now taking place in Rome, Italy.  The EUscreen portal offers free online access to thousands of items of audiovisual heritage. It brings together videos, stills, text and audio that provide an insight…

October 14, 2014

VIEW Journal Call for Papers: Archaeologies of Tele-Visions and -Realities

Over the last decade the label “media archaeology” has brought together a growing number of heterogeneous scholarship investigating new forms of historical research and narratives. While the field resists a coherent methodology, media archaeological explorations are generally characterized by their refusal of linear periodization, an emphasis on disregarded objects and historical episodes, and a playful…

October 7, 2014

Four days in Gothenburg

It was four hectic days at the Gothenburg Fair 25-28 September. EUscreenXL, through the National Library of Sweden (KB), shared a booth with Swedish Television and Swedish Film Institute. During the four days a constant flow of visitors passed by, testing the EUscreen portal. This year the fair had 97 133 visitors. Visitors to the…

October 2, 2014

The full programme for the EUscreenXL Conference is now available!

We are delighted to announce that the full programme for the conference, titled From Audience to User: Engaging with Audiovisual Heritage Online, is now available! Digital access has changed the ways users can consume and interact with audiovisual heritage materials. For audiovisual archives, it is crucial to  engage users in different and meaningful ways. A…