C-Span Stops By



Our old friends from C-Span were in town filming a piece about our fine city, Norman earlier this week. They stopped by and filmed some footage at the Archive -- while we took pictures of them!

Super Super Bowl Ads

Super Super Bowl Ads...

The television ads for the Super Bowl have become a hallmark of the game and American culture. They are always some of the most poignant commercials of every year. From Ad Age, take a look...



Blizzard, Fire Alarm Can't Stop Preservation Effort

     When a person travels to Boston during the dead of winter, they usually expect a bit of snow, but not a historic blizzard…and a hotel fire alarm is an entirely different thing.

"Complicit"Ad Causing A Stir


Well, we are all seeing this anti-immigrant ad known as "Complicit" accusing Democrats who support DACA and oppose President Trump's border wall as being "complicit" in every murder committed by an immigrant. Paid for by Donald J. Trump, Inc. and apporved by Donald J. Trump.



We're On Atlas Abscura!

Happy Holidays, everyone!

Our present to you this holidsay season is that you can now find us on Atlas Obscura! Here's the link: https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/julian-p-kanter-political-commercial...

OU Curator Helps Save OETA Broadcasts


Henry Heads To Bean Town



NORMAN – Lisa Henry is headed to Bean Town to help save a vital part of Oklahoma’s television news history and in the process she’s adding a new title to her resume – that of mentor.

Book Award Call Made

Oklahoma Center for the Book

Angels Descend On Drumright




Saving Oklahoma’s History:


OU SLIS Partners In Grant

WGBH Educational Foundation in Boston was awarded a $229,772 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program grant to launch the Public Broadcasting Preservation Fellowship. OU SLIS is one of five partner programs and will receive two funded fellowship positions for graduate students to work on the digital preservation of historically significant media broadcasts.


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