Tour of Stanford’s Archive of Recorded Sound coordinated by Info Pros Social Club 4/18/14 *RSVP required*


The Information Professional’s Social Club is kicking off Spring with a tour of Stanford University Libraries’ Archive of Recorded Sound.

The Archive of Recorded Sound houses recordings, film & video, and print & manuscript resources including items dating back to the 1800s, when recorded sound was in its infancy. Sound recording formats include wax cylinders, shellac and vinyl discs, magnetic wire recordings, tapes, CDs and more. Additionally, the archive features a remarkable collection of phonographs and other playback equipment.

The tour will be followed by a social networking event at Russo Cafe, within easy walking distance of the Archive.

  • What: Tour and Meetup
  • Where:
    Stanford Archive of Recorded Sound
    541 Lasuen Mall
    Braun Music Center
    Stanford, CA 94305-3076
    (650) 723-9312
  • When: Friday April 18th, 3:30 pm
  • Why? Because learning and meeting people is fun!

We hope you will be able to join us for this special event.

Due to limited space RSVPs are required. Please fill out the RSVP form to assure your spot.

Please contact Stephanie Roach < > of the IPSC with any questions.

The IPSC’s mission is to promote networking between information professionals of all walks, this includes seasoned professionals, new graduates, and students of information science, libraries, archives, and museums. Our informal meet-ups are designed to stimulate conversation, share employment experiences and educational advice, and above all make new friends.