[PGCanada] Re: [gutvol-d] Related project of interest: Librivox
gbnewby at pglaf.org
Sat Feb 4 13:42:52 PST 2006
On Sat, Feb 04, 2006 at 12:07:03PM -0500, Gardner Buchanan wrote:
> I happened to hear Hugh McGuire interviewed on CBC Radio One yesterday.
> He was talking about an interesting project that I hadn't previously
> known. I though I'd mention it here in case anyone else is interested:
> LibriVox volunteers record chapters of books in the public domain, and
> then we release the audio files back onto the net (podcast and catalog).
> Our objective is to make all books in the public domain available, for
> free, in audio format on the internet. We are a totally volunteer, open
> source, free content, public domain project.
It's a good project, and we've been working with Hugh
(in fact, they're already linked from our "links and
affiliates" page). We're working to redistribute some of
their content, too.
Yes, they're like-minded with PG!
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