The bare-faced go-away-bird just got a makeover!

Last Saturday was the Europeana Sounds’ Wikipedia edit-a-thon, hosted by the British Library. This was a bold mission to provide as many Wikipedia articles as possible in the short time available with relevant sound recordings. […]

October 11th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Opening up a world of sounds from the British Library

Europeana Sounds will introduce new audiences to the sound recordings held at the British Library. One of the most extensive in the world, the collections preserve published, unpublished and broadcast sounds across a diverse range of subjects: historic and contemporary speeches, dialects, accents and oral histories, theatrical and other artistic events, musical performances of all genres, and environmental and nature sounds. […]