archive + documentary links

Internet Archive:
subcategories – Web, Moving Images, Texts, Audio
Wayback Machine

Prelinger Libray
Prelinger Digital Collections

PANORAMA EPHEMERA 2004, Rick Prelinger
PANORAMA EPHEMERA (2004, 89:35 min., color and black and white) is a collage of sequences drawn from a wide variety of ephemeral (industrial, advertising, educational and amateur) films, touring the conflicted landscapes of twentieth-century America.

Experimental Film in the Internet Archive

UbuWeb is a large web-based educational resource for avant-garde material available on the internet, founded in 1996 by poet Kenneth Goldsmith. It offers visual, concrete and sound poetry, expanding to include film and sound art mp3 archives.

Library of Congress: American Memory
Archival Storytelling
book: Archival Storytelling: A Filmmaker’s Guide to Finding, Using, and Licensing Third-Party Visuals and Music (Paperback) by Sheila Curran Bernard (Author), Kenn Rabin (Author) – Focal Press