Europeana Sounds Task Force

Convenors:
Richard Ranft
Head of Sound & Vision,
The British Library
96 Euston Road,
London NW1 2DB
England
Tel: +44 (0)207 412 7424
e-mail: rranft@iasa-web.org

Tom Miles
Europeana Sounds Metadata Coordinator
The British Library
96 Euston Road,
London NW1 2DB
England
Tel: +44 (0)207 412 7851
e-mail: tom.miles@bl.uk

The Europeana Sounds Task Force works on the following activities:

  • investigate sources of funding to sustain the work of the 2014-2017 Europeana Sounds project
  • raise awareness of the richness and threats to Europe's sound heritage
  • provide expert training on providing correct metadata for adding audio heritage to the Europeana portal, via conference workshops and webinars
  • investigate the curation of the Europeana channel for music and any other audio-related thematic channels on Europeana
  • copyright and moral rights relating to providing access to audio heritage via Europeana
  • information sharing on best practices for online audio access for the wider benefit of IASA members.

More information about Europeana: www.iasa-web.org/europeana