Pròiseact Thiriodh

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Pròiseact Thiriodh is a short-term project to develop and demonstrate technologies for providing access to an online, searchable database of audio recordings made over the previous 40 years on the island of Tiree.

Project Sponsors

The following organisations have contributed to this project:

Tiree Historical Society
provided most of the funds for equipment and travel
School of Scottish Studies
contributed audio items from their archive, audio equipment and their metadata structure
Edinburgh University Computing Services
provides the WWW hosting and developed all the applications used by this project, including digitistion of the audio.
BBC Scotland
contributed audio items from their archive and loaned equipment for the project
University of the Highlands & Islands Project
provided administrative support and funds for equipment and travel

We would like to thank everyone who contributed to Pròiseact Thiriodh, especially those contributors and heirs who gave us permission to distribute their material in this way

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