Seeking submissions for Recorded Sound Roundtable Newsletter (Due June 13, 2016)

SAA’s Recorded Sound Roundtable is seeking submissions for this year's issue of our newsletterRecorded Sound. Suggested topics for contributions include: 

  • Archive profiles
  • Current preservation and/or access efforts
  • Best practices from the field
  • Member spotlights
  • Collaborative efforts
  • Reports on conferences/workshops
  • Challenges for archivists working with recorded sound
  • Opportunities for sound archives
  • Student forum
  • News announcements: collections, grants, professional achievements, etc.
  • Any other archival issue related to the creation, management, preservation, or use of audio and audiovisual resources

We invite contributions from roundtable members, students, and others working in the field. Last year's newsletter can be viewed here for reference.

Writer Guidelines:

Short pieces, up to 225 words, are encouraged in addition to longer articles up to 700 words in length. Submissions may be edited with minor revisions for clarity and brevity. If substantial changes seem necessary, authors will be contacted for approval prior to publication. Please use in-text citations (if citations are included) with an end-page bibliography. 

Please send contributions or inquiries to Deadline for submissions is Monday, June 13th.