...pivoting to focus on innovation. Still blogging about copyright and occasionally on digitization.
Wednesday, April 12, 2006
Article: Some sound advice on preserving old audio
At the bottom of the article "Historians strive to save old sounds" is information that many people can use on preserving old audio recording. In this sidebar are hints and techniques for keeping old recordings viable. Techniques include transferring old recordings to CDs and the article states that might cost $100 - $150 per hour to have an audio archivist do the job. Of course, the article ends with the reminder that even CDs don't last forever.