The Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation and study of sound recordings, in all genres of music and speech, in all formats, and from all periods. ARSC is unique in bringing together private individuals and institutional professionals—everyone with a serious interest in recorded sound. » learn more
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NEWS and EVENTS
ARSC 2014 AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE
ARSC is pleased to recognize outstanding published research in the field of recorded sound with our annual Awards for Excellence. Congratulations to all of this year's recipients on their exceptional work! And the winners are...
The Summer ARSC Newsletter is HOT off the press!
The ARSC 49th Annual Conference will be held May 27-30, 2015, in Pittsburgh, PA! Check back here for details as they develop!
19th SEAPAVAA Conference and General Assembly, 2015 will be held in Singapore, Philippines, hosted by the Asian Film Archive April 22-28, 2015. This year's theme will be Advocate, Connect, Engage. Watch for the Call For Papers and more conference information to be posted on the SEAPAVAA Website www.archives.pia.gov.ph/seapavaa/.
Proposed changes to ARSC Bylaws: Electronic Voting The Ad Hoc Committee on Online Elections proposes to revise the Bylaws to remove language that restricts voting to mail-in ballots and allow for the option of electronic voting. Certain other minor changes are also proposed. See the full Proposal and instructions for members to cast their vote on the changes, here.