Discover more about the British Library's 6 million sound recordings and the access we provide to thousands of moving images; about digitisation projects, new acquisitions, and other news concerning the Library’s unique sound and moving image collections.
This blog is written by our curators, cataloguers, audio engineers and other British Library staff, and occasionally by guest authors.
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