2. Audio Standards Overview
We learn about standards and guidelines for producing archival master files.
3. Audio Ethics
We learn about the ethics producing archival quality digital files of audio resources.
4. Audio Media Assessment
We learn about assessing the risk and value of analog audio media and establishing priorities.
5. Audio Playback
We learn about the importance of good playback equipment for digitizing analog audio resources.
7. Outsourcing Audio Services
We learn about contracting with third-party vendors for digitization services.
8. Audio Digitization Standards
We learn about the core criteria for digitizing an analog signal to archival standards.
9. Digitizing Analog Materials
We learn about extracting the audio signal from magnetic tapes and convert to digital.
11. Sustainable Digital Formats for Audio
We learn about the Broadcast Wave File format for archival quality digitized sound files.
13. Audio Distribution Formats
We learn about formats for distributing digitized audio files in compressed formats.
14. Future of Audio Digitization
We consider the overall risk to audio heritage and technical trends that address challenges at scale.