Electronic media

Electronic media holds information that can last a lifetime. However, proper care must be taken so this information can be retrieved and read time and time again. Take a look and find all the information you need, whether it is preparing to transfer audio and video recordings and information stored onto disks or CDs, or ensuring that this media is stored properly.

Basic care

Frequently asked questions

Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI) Notes

Technical bulletins

Related links

External links


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