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Re-reading, SOME of it is vinyl. Pardon me! :-)
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Lou Judson
Intuitive Audio
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On Oct 29, 2017, at 9:45 AM, Lou Judson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Right! None of them are vinyl. Young people think that if it is flat and has grooves, it is vinyl. NOT so! Is a truck, a car? Is TV, radio? Stupid writers are not really journalists…
> <https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/boston-public-library-vinyl-digitization>
> 
> Hah! Woiuld be quite a project, though, and BPL is to be congratulated for keeping them.
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> Lou Judson
> Intuitive Audio
> 415-883-2689
> 
> On Oct 29, 2017, at 8:55 AM, Rick Prelinger <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>> Article is a bit sloppy. They are focusing on 78s and cylinders.
>> 
>> Rick
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>> Rick Prelinger
>> Prelinger Library & Archives, San Francisco
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>> Professor, Film & Digital Media
>> UC Santa Cruz
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>> On Oct 29, 2017 08:17, "Karl Miller" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>> Is it just me, but does it seem like a waste of money digitizing a bunch of
>> vinyl, especially when there are so many recordings out there on chemically
>> unstable media?
>> Karl
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>>   On Sunday, October 29, 2017 9:31 AM, CJB <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>> Wont most of the recordings be subject to performing rights /
>> copyright issues before being released into the public domain? CJB
>> 
>> On 29/10/2017, Eric Cartier <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>> That's a big collection! Best wishes to all working on this project to
>>> preserve and (re)present these recordings.
>>> 
>>> Eric Cartier
>>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>>> From: "Arctur, David K" <[log in to unmask]>
>>> Date: Oct 27, 2017 11:47 AM
>>> Subject: [the-insider] Atlas Obscura: Digitizing the Boston Public
>>> Library’s Forgotten Record Collection
>>> To: "iSchool Insider" <[log in to unmask]>
>>> Cc:
>>> 
>>> What a find!
>>>> 
>>>> It will take years, but all 200,000 pieces of vinyl discovered in a
>>>> basement will one day be available to the public.
>>>> https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/boston-public-
>>>> library-vinyl-digitization
>>>> 
>>>> -dka
>>>> —
>>>> 
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>>> 
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