Everything Old Can Be New Again, Nan Rubin’s article in Current, the newspaper about public TV and radio, offers an overview of PBS archives, plans for the future, and advice for station managers concerned about preservation and access. Here’s an excerpt:
It’s time to get over our wasteful habit of letting our programs vanish forever. We’ve got decades of national and local productions sitting in storage, and the public is hungry for them. Making programs accessible will generate great goodwill, new audiences and new funding.