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== Getting started ==
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==LibriVox==
* [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:Configuration_settings Configuration settings list]
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{| class="infobox"
* [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:FAQ MediaWiki FAQ]
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! bgcolor="#dedede" | About || bgcolor=#dedede |Policies || bgcolor=#dedede |Copyright
* [https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/mediawiki-announce MediaWiki release mailing list]
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*[[LibriVox]]
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*[[How LibriVox Works]]
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*[[How to Volunteer]]
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*[[LibriVox in the News]]
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*[[Promotional Material]]
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*[[Banners and Buttons]]
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*[[Interesting Forum Threads]]
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*[[Language Policy]]
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*[[Forum Policies]]
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*[[Recording & Text Policies]]
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*[[Music & Sound Effects Rules]]
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*[[Misc Q&As#Can volunteering be credited?|Community service / volunteering for credit]]
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*[[Copyright and Public Domain]]
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*[[LibriVox and Ebay]]
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*[[Why Public Domain and not a Creative Commons license?]]<br/>
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|}
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== Listening ==
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{| class="infobox"
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!style="background:#dedede"| Finding Audiobooks
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!style="background:#dedede"| Listening to the files
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!style="background:#dedede"| Other resources for listeners
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'''Searching'''
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*[[Catalog Page]]
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*[[How To Find A Reader|How to find a reader]]
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*[[Accents Table|Readers' Accents Table]]
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'''Recommendations'''
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*[[Recommended Listening List]]
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*[[Staff Picks]]
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*[[Personal selections/websites of LV material]]
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'''Lists & Indexes'''
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*[[LibriVox Ghost and Horror Story Index]]
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*[[LibriVox Short Science Fiction Index]]
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*[[Index of short works in German - Index kurzer deutscher Aufnahmen]]
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*[[How To Get LibriVox Audio Files]]
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:*[[Podcast]] ... [[BitTorrent]]
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:*[[Help for Listeners in China]]
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*[[How to Listen]]
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:*[[Choosing a Digital Audio Player]]
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:*[[How_To_Get_LibriVox_Audio_Files|How to get LibriVox Audio Files]]
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:*[[How To Listen With Your CD Player]]
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:*[[How To Listen On Your Apple Device]]
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:*[[How To Listen On Other Devices]]
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:*[[Files do not play in the correct order]]
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*[[Librivox_Community_Podcast|LibriVox Community Podcasts]]
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*[[Thank You|Thank a Reader]]
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*[[Beginner's Guide to Cutting Audio]]
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*[[How To Split With Mp3Splt]]
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*[[Slowing Down a Recording]]
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|}
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==Volunteering==
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[[Image:LibriVideo-small.png|link=Instructional_Videos]]
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All instructional videos by Phil Chenevert and Daniel (Great Plains) have been relocated to their own website called LibriVideo. See the [[Instructional_Videos|Instructional Videos page]] for full details of videos available.
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{| class="infobox" width="75%"
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! colspan=2 bgcolor="#dedede" | Recording
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|-
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|colspan=2|'''Full Guide: [[Newbie Guide to Recording]]'''
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::'''(In another language: [[Anleitung zum Aufnehmen|Deutsch]], [[Guía Para Nuevos Lectores|Español]], [[Guide pour les débutants|Francais]], [[Beginnersgids|Nederlands]], [[Guia do recém-chegado ao Librivox|Português]], [[Gabay para sa mga Baguhan sa Rekording|Tagalog]])'''
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'''Topics:'''
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'''Hardware'''
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*[[User-Recommended Equipment]]
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'''Software'''
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*[[Audacity 1-2-3]]
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::(In another language: [[Audacity Grundlagen|Deutsch]], [[Guía Básica Para Audacity|Español]], [[Audacity en francais|francais]])
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*[[System Requirements for Audacity]]
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*[[GarageBand]] (outdated)
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*[[Software We Use]]
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'''Sign up'''
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*[[Forum Guide]]
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::(In another language: [[Navigation du forum|navigation du forum (en francais)]])
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'''Recording'''
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*[[1-Minute Test]]
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::(In another language: [[1-Minuten-Probe|Deutsch]], [[Prueba de 1 minuto|Español]], [[Test 1 minute|Francais]])
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*[[LibriVox disclaimer]] in many languages
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*[[Improve Your Recording]]
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:*[[Make a Portable Vocal Booth]]
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:*[[Voice Character Performance]]
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:*[[Storyteller's Recording Guide]]
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'''Editing'''
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*[[Audacity FAQ]]
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*[[Audacity Tutorials]] (<= all-purpose link to tutorials)
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*[[Editing Audio]]
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::(In another language: [[Montage Audio]] en français)
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:*[[Alternative Editing Method]] (add pics)
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:*[[Recording and Editing With Word Processor]]
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::(In another language: [[Effacer les erreurs dans Audacity]] en français).
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'''Tools'''
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*[[Checker|Checker tool]], for checking your audio volume
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*[[ReplayGain]], for checking volume and amplifying within Audacity
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'''Exporting'''
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*[[How to Export Files]]
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'''Uploading'''
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*[[How to Send Your Recording]]
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'''Dramatic Readings and Plays'''
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*[[Dramatic Readings and Plays]]
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*[[Editing a Dramatic Work]]
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*[[Creating a Dramatic Reading Script]]
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*[[Proof-listening a Dramatic Work]]
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*[[Dramatic Work Resources]]
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|-
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|'''Recording Resources'''
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*[[Recording Troubleshooter]]
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*'''[[Help! What if I Suck]]'''
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*[[English Pronunciation Guides]]
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*[[Foreign Words Pronunciation]]
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! colspan=2 bgcolor="#dedede" | Proof-Listening
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|-
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*[[ProofListening Template]] (In another language: [[Modelo para Revisão de Áudio (ProofListening)|Português]])
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*[[Guide for Proof-listeners]] (In another language: [[Guía para la revisión de audio (Proof-listeners)|Español]], [[Guia para Revisores de Áudio (Proof-listeners)|Português]])
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*[[ProofListening tips and quiz]]
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|}
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{| class="infobox" width="75%"
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!bgcolor="#dedede" | Coordinating ||bgcolor="#dedede" | Others
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'''BC'''
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*[[How To Become A Book Coordinator]]
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*[[Tips for Book Coordinators]]
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*[[How to Update the MW]]
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*[[Kmerline's 'Shepherding' Tips]]
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*[[Information on coordinating dramatic readings]]
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*[[BC Readiness Quiz]]
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*[[Project Template Generator]]
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'''MC'''
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*[[Bible Book MC Guide]]
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*[[MC Drama Cataloging Notes]]
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'''LV content-related'''
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*[[Homepage Translation]]
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*[[CD Covers]]
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*[[Librivox Community Podcast]] -- an occasional podcast by the community, for the community.
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'''Distribution'''
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*[[Teachers and LibriVox]]
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*[[How To Create Torrents]]
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*[[How To Make M4B Files]]
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*[[Donating LibriVox CDs]]
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:*[[Prison Donations]]
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:*[[Any Soldier Donations]]
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*[[LibriVoxAPI]]
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|}
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== Resources ==
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{| class="infobox" width="85%"
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!bgcolor="#dedede" | Resources || bgcolor="#dedede" | Advanced topics
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*[[Project Status Table]]
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*[[Book Resources]]
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*[[Glossary]]
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*[[Poetry FAQ]]
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*[[Science Fiction Short Stories]]
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*[[Short Nonfiction Suggestions]]
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*[[Instructional Videos]]
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*[[Misc Q&As]]
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*[[Improving Computer Performance]]
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*[[Setting Recording Input Level]]
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*[[Tech Specs]]
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:*[[What is ID3]]
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*[[Podcasting and Streaming Audio]]
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'''[[Guides from a Sound Engineer]]'''
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*[[Basic Principles of Audio Recording]]
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*[[Basic Principles of Audio Processing]]
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*[[Removing Mains Hum]]
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*[[Questions and Answers]]
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|}
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== Misc & Off topic pages of interest to LibriVox volunteers ==
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*[[52 Books]]
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*[[Great Books of the Western World]]
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*[[Recordings of Books on the Ambleside List]]
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*[[Recordings of Books on the Ambleside List 2]]
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*[[Penguin's Great Ideas Series]]
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*[[Boy Scout Novels]]
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*[[Donate]]
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*[[Archives]]
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== Getting started with wikis ==
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*[http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:Configuration_settings Configuration settings list]
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*[http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:FAQ MediaWiki FAQ]
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*[https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/mediawiki-announce MediaWiki release mailing list]

Latest revision as of 08:20, 15 February 2019

NOTE: Anyone may read this Wiki, but if you wish to edit the pages, please log in, as this Wiki has been locked to avoid spam. Apologies for the inconvenience.

If you need to edit the Wiki, please request a user account, with a private mail (PM) to one of the admins: dlolso21, triciag, or knotyouraveragejo.
You will be given a username (same as your forum name) and a temporary password. Please include your email address in your PM.


LibriVox

About Policies Copyright

Listening

Finding Audiobooks Listening to the files Other resources for listeners

Searching

Recommendations

Lists & Indexes

Volunteering

LibriVideo-small.png

All instructional videos by Phil Chenevert and Daniel (Great Plains) have been relocated to their own website called LibriVideo. See the Instructional Videos page for full details of videos available.


Recording
Full Guide: Newbie Guide to Recording
(In another language: Deutsch, Español, Francais, Nederlands, Português, Tagalog)

Topics:

Hardware

Software

(In another language: Deutsch, Español, francais)

Sign up

(In another language: navigation du forum (en francais))

Recording

(In another language: Deutsch, Español, Francais)

Editing

(In another language: Montage Audio en français)
(In another language: Effacer les erreurs dans Audacity en français).

Tools

Exporting

Uploading

Dramatic Readings and Plays


Recording Resources

Proof-Listening


Coordinating Others

BC


MC

LV content-related


Distribution

Resources

Resources Advanced topics

Guides from a Sound Engineer

Misc & Off topic pages of interest to LibriVox volunteers

Getting started with wikis