The Stanford University Archive of Recorded Sound began continuous web streaming of the Riverwalk Jazz programs consisting of more than 350 hours of historic radio broadcasts on January 1, 2013 from http://riverwalkjazz.stanford.edu. Using rich narrative, oral histories and interviews, clips of historic musical recordings, and live musical performances by the Jim Cullum Jazz Band, each radio show entertains and educates its listeners, promoting classic jazz music and an appreciation for its place in history.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
During the last two months of 2012, approximately 120,000 images and objects representing nearly 74,000 items were accessioned into the Stanford Digital Repository (SDR).
Monday, December 17, 2012
"With the acquisition of the archives of Road & Track magazine, we at the Stanford Libraries are racing ahead in support of automotive research and history – viz. the Revs Program – at Stanford."
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
The basic workings of a car might fit in a stack of technical manuals, but the culture of the automobile could fill a whole library. Stanford has inherited just such a collection: the vast library of files of Road & Track magazine's 65-year history.