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Nicole Menchise, Regional Archivist

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Upcoming Events

April 2018

LILRC Committee for the Preservation of Local History

April 12 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on April 12, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on June 14, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on September 13, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on December 13, 2018 at 10:30am

Farmingdale Public Library, 116 Merritts Rd
Farmingdale, NY 11735 United States
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Sound Advice: Affordable, Responsible Practices for Producing and Managing Audio Content

April 26 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library, 999 Old Country Rd
Plainview, NY 11803 United States
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Description: This workshop will cover the ways in which oral historians, podcasters, and recorders of public presentations can best prepare their materials for archival ingest. Brett Dion, our workshop instructor, will recommend best practices for applying budget-minded audio technology during recording, post-production, and storage. He will discuss interview environments, microphone placement, audio basics and troubleshooting, file formats, recording gear, metadata, alternatives to outsourcing transcription, working with the Oral History Metadata Synchronizer, and editing with software like Audacity. Participants will learn:…

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May 2018

Creating Finding Aids for Archival Collections

May 23 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sachem Public Library, 150 Holbrook Road
Holbrook, NY 11741 United States
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Finding aids are the key to locating archival and other primary source materials within a collection. Finding aids include a detailed description of a collection, explains how it is organized, and outlines its contents, pointing to locations where relevant materials may be found. Some finding aids contain links to digitized versions of documents or images. This workshop requires some knowledge of arranging and describing archival materials. Presenter: Sharon  Pullen, Suffolk County Archivist Registration form coming soon.  

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