Welcome to AV Compass


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This free online resource from the Bay Area Video Coalition will give you direction in organizing, preserving, seeing and appreciating your audiovisual collection. From the unruly media room of your archive to the small box of tapes sitting in your home collecting dust, AV Compass will provide the basic tools you need to move forward in saving your films, tapes, discs and files for the long-term.

To explore instructional videos and written guides, click the ‘Learn’ link below. To create a free account and start inventorying and organizing your collection(s), click the ‘Inventory’ link below.


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