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<div class="note">NOTE: In order to edit the pages in this Wiki, please log in, or [http://librivox.org/forum/privmsg.php?mode=post&u=6462 PM Jc] to request a wiki account. You will be given a username (same as your forum name) and a temporary password. This Wiki has been locked down to avoid spam. Apologies for the inconvenience. </div>
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- [[LibriVox]] <br>
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*[[LibriVox]]  
- [[How LibriVox Works]]<br>
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*[[How LibriVox Works]]
- [[How to Volunteer]]<br>
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*[[How to Volunteer]]
- [[LibriVox in the News]]<br>
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*[[LibriVox in the News]]
- [[Promotional Material]]<br/>
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*[[Promotional Material]]
- [[Banners and Buttons]] <br/>
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*[[Banners and Buttons]]  
- [[Interesting Forum Threads]]
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*[[Interesting Forum Threads]]
 
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- [[Language Policy]]<br>
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*[[Language Policy]]
- [[Forum Policies]]<br>
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*[[Forum Policies]]
- [[Recording & Text Policies]] <br/>
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*[[Recording & Text Policies]]
- [[Music Rules]]
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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]]<br>
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*[[Copyright and Public Domain]]
- [[Information about copyright rules]] <br>
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*[[LibriVox and Ebay]]
- [[LibriVox and Ebay]]<br/>
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*[[Why Public Domain and not a Creative Commons license?]]<br/>
 
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!style="background:#dedede"| Other resources for listeners
 
!style="background:#dedede"| Other resources for listeners
 
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- [[Catalog Page]]<br/>
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'''Searching'''
- [[How To Find A Reader|How to find a reader]]<br />
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*[[Catalog Page]]
- [[Accents Table|Readers' Accents Table]]<br/>
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*[[How To Find A Reader|How to find a reader]]
- [[Recommended Listening List]]<br/>
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*[[Accents Table|Readers' Accents Table]]
- [[LibriVox Short Science Fiction Index]]<br/>
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'''Recommendations'''
- [[Index of short works in German - Index kurzer deutscher Aufnahmen]]<br/>
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*[[Recommended Listening List]]
- [[Personal selections/websites of LV material]]<br/>
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*[[Staff Picks]]
- [[Books Available in m4b format]]
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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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*[[How To Get LibriVox Audio Files]]
:- [[Podcast]] ... [[BitTorrent]]<br/>
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:*[[Podcast]] ... [[BitTorrent]]
:- [[Help for Listeners in China]]
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:*[[Help for Listeners in China]]
- [[How to Listen]]
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*[[How to Listen]]
:- [[Choosing a Digital Audio Player]]
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:*[[Choosing a Digital Audio Player]]
:- [[How_To_Get_LibriVox_Audio_Files#Subscribe_in_iTunes|Listening on an iPod]]
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:*[[How_To_Get_LibriVox_Audio_Files|How to get LibriVox Audio Files]]
:- [[How To Listen With Your CD Player]]
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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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- [[Thank You|Thank a Reader]]
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*[[Librivox_Community_Podcast|LibriVox Community Podcasts]]
 
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*[[Thank You|Thank a Reader]]
- [[Beginner's Guide to Cutting Audio]]<br/>
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*[[Beginner's Guide to Cutting Audio]]
- [[How To Split With Mp3Splt]] <br/>
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*[[How To Split With Mp3Splt]]
- [[Slowing Down a Recording]]<br/>
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*[[Slowing Down a Recording]]
 
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==Volunteering==
 
==Volunteering==
  
- <b>[[Video Guides]]</b>: Resources for new volunteers!
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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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! colspan=2 bgcolor="#dedede" | Recording  
 
! colspan=2 bgcolor="#dedede" | Recording  
 
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|colspan=2|<b>Full Guide: [[Newbie Guide to Recording]] <br/>
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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: </b>
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'''Topics:'''
 
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<b>Hardware </b> <br/>
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'''Hardware'''
- [[User-Recommended Equipment]] <br/>
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*[[User-Recommended Equipment]]
  
<b>Software</b> <br/>
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'''Software'''
- [[Audacity 1-2-3]] <br/>
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*[[Audacity 1-2-3]]
- [[GarageBand]] (in progress) <br/>
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::(In another language: [[Audacity Grundlagen|Deutsch]], [[Guía Básica Para Audacity|Español]], [[Audacity en francais|francais]])
- [[Software We Use]] <br/>
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*[[System Requirements for Audacity]]
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*[[GarageBand]] (outdated)
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*[[Software We Use]]
  
<b>Sign up</b>  <br/>
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'''Sign up'''
- [[Forum Guide]]
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*[[Forum Guide]]
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::(In another language: [[Navigation du forum|navigation du forum (en francais)]])
  
<b>Recording</b> <br/>
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'''Recording'''
- [[1-Minute Test]] <br/>
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*[[1-Minute Test]]
- [[Improve Your Recording]]  
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::(In another language: [[1-Minuten-Probe|Deutsch]], [[Prueba de 1 minuto|Español]], [[Test 1 minute|Francais]])
:- [[Voice Character Performance]]
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*[[LibriVox disclaimer]] in many languages
:- [[Storyteller's Recording Guide]]  
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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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<b>Editing</b> <br/>
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'''Editing'''
- [[Audacity FAQ]] <br/>
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*[[Audacity FAQ]]
- [[Audacity Tutorials]] (<= all-purpose link to tutorials)<br/>
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*[[Audacity Tutorials]] (<= all-purpose link to tutorials)
- [[Editing Audio]]
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*[[Editing Audio]]
:- [[Alternative Editing Method]] (add pics)
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::(In another language: [[Montage Audio]] en français)
:- [[Recording and Editing With Word Processor]]
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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
  
<b>Exporting</b> <br/>
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'''Exporting'''
- [[How to Add or Edit ID3 Tags]] <br/>
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*[[How to Export Files]]
  
<b>Uploading</b> <br/>
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'''Uploading'''
- [[How to Send Your Recording]]
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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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|<b>Recording Resources</b> <br/>
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|'''Recording Resources'''
- [[Recording Troubleshooter]]<br/>
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*[[Recording Troubleshooter]]
- '''[[Help! What if I Suck]]'''<br/>
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*'''[[Help! What if I Suck]]'''
- [[English Pronunciation Guides]] <br/>
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*[[English Pronunciation Guides]]
- [[Foreign Words Pronunciation]]
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*[[Foreign Words Pronunciation]]  
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<b>Guides from a Sound Engineer</b><br/>
 
- [[Basic Principles of Audio Recording]]<br/>
 
- [[Basic Principles of Audio Processing]]<br/>
 
- [[Removing Mains Hum]]<br />
 
- [[Audio Processing Masterclass]]<br/>
 
- [[Questions and Answers]]
 
  
 
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! colspan=2 bgcolor="#dedede" | Proof-Listening
 
! colspan=2 bgcolor="#dedede" | Proof-Listening
 
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- [[ProofListening Template]]<br/>
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*[[ProofListening Template]] (In another language: [[Modelo para Revisão de Áudio (ProofListening)|Português]])
- [[Guide for Proof-listeners]]
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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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'''BC''' <br/>
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'''BC'''
- [[How To Become A Book Coordinator]]<br/>
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*[[How To Become A Book Coordinator]]
- [[Tips for Book Coordinators]] <br/>
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*[[Tips for Book Coordinators]]
- [[How to Update the MW]]<br/>
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*[[How to Update the MW]]
- [[Kmerline's 'Sheparding' Tips]]<br/>
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*[[Kmerline's 'Shepherding' Tips]]
- [[Project Templates for BCs]] <br/>
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*[[Information on coordinating dramatic readings]]
- [[Project Coordination Pages]] <br/>
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*[[BC Readiness Quiz]]
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*[[Project Template Generator]]
 
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'''MC''' <br/>
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'''MC'''
- [[Bible Book MC Guide]] <br/>
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*[[Bible Book MC Guide]]
- [[MC Drama Cataloging Notes]]
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*[[MC Drama Cataloging Notes]]
  
 
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'''LV content-related'''<br/>
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'''LV content-related'''
- [[Homepage Translation]] <br/>
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*[[Homepage Translation]]
- [[CD Covers]]<br/>
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*[[CD Covers]]
- [[Librivox Community Podcast]] -- a weekly(ish) podcast by the community, for the community.<br/>
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*[[Librivox Community Podcast]] -- an occasional podcast by the community, for the community.
  
 
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'''Distribution'''<br/>
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'''Distribution'''
- [[Teachers and LibriVox]] <br/>
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*[[Teachers and LibriVox]]
- [[How To Create Torrents]] <br/>
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*[[How To Create Torrents]]
- [[How To Make M4B Files]] <br/>
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*[[How To Make M4B Files]]
- [[Donating LibriVox CDs]]
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*[[Donating LibriVox CDs]]
:- [[Prison Donations]]
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:*[[Prison Donations]]
:- [[Any Soldier Donations]] <br/>
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:*[[Any Soldier Donations]]
- [[LibriVoxAPI]]
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*[[LibriVoxAPI]]
 
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== Resources ==
 
== Resources ==
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!bgcolor="#dedede" | Resources || bgcolor="#dedede" | Advanced topics
 
!bgcolor="#dedede" | Resources || bgcolor="#dedede" | Advanced topics
 
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- [[Book Resources]] <br/>
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*[[Project Status Table]]
- [[Book Suggestions List]]<br/>
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*[[Book Resources]]
- [[Glossary]] <br/>
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*[[Glossary]]
- [[Poetry FAQ]] <br />
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*[[Poetry FAQ]]
- [[Science Fiction Short Stories]]
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*[[Science Fiction Short Stories]]
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*[[Short Nonfiction Suggestions]]
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*[[Instructional Videos]]
  
- [[Misc Q&As]]
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*[[Misc Q&As]]
  
 
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- [[Audio Processing Concepts]]<br>
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*[[Improving Computer Performance]]
- [[Improving Computer Performance]]<br/>
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*[[Setting Recording Input Level]]
- [[Setting Recording Input Level]]<br/>
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*[[Tech Specs]]
- [[Tech Specs]]
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:*[[What is ID3]]
:- [[What is ID3]]
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*[[Podcasting and Streaming Audio]]
- [[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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== Misc & Off topic pages of interest to LibriVox volunteers ==
 
== Misc & Off topic pages of interest to LibriVox volunteers ==
  
- [[52 Books]]<br/>
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*[[52 Books]]
- [[Great Books of the Western World Year One]]<br/>
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*[[Great Books of the Western World]]
- [[Recordings of Books on the Ambleside List]]<br/>
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*[[Recordings of Books on the Ambleside List]]
- [[Recordings of Books on the Ambleside List 2]]<br/>
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*[[Recordings of Books on the Ambleside List 2]]
- [[Donate]]<br/>
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*[[Penguin's Great Ideas Series]]
 
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*[[Boy Scout Novels]]
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*[[Donate]]
  
- [[Archives]]<br/>
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*[[Archives]]
- [[Portuguese Newbie Guide]]<br/>
 
  
 
== Getting started with wikis ==
 
== Getting started with wikis ==
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* [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:FAQ MediaWiki FAQ]
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*[http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:FAQ MediaWiki FAQ]
* [https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/mediawiki-announce MediaWiki release mailing list]
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*[https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/mediawiki-announce MediaWiki release mailing list]

Latest revision as of 09:20, 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.
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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