Audio Archives

Harper Audio

Person Describing Archive

Annie Murray (2010); Chelsea Obodoechina (2020)

Is this primarily a poetry audio site?


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General Description of Archive

A collection of audio clips from books published by Harper Collins. Samples are categorized by author.

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Relation from the audio to the text

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Date/Time/Length/Context info about the audio items

File size and format available.

Author bios and context within literary history


Audio file type: streaming, download, file format, audio file compression quality (WAV, MP3, bitrate)

AU, GSM, and RA format audio files are available for download.

Multimedia integration (pictures, video, etc.)


Audio playback setup (opens in Flash player, on new blank screen, etc.)

Audio must be downloaded to be heard.

Mobile access (i.e. accessible on smart phones, tablets, etc.)

Mobile access is possible, but the website does not cater to mobile devices. Functionality may vary depending on the device.



Discovery features (pre-made playlists; dynamic lists: lists of recent additions, featured items, related items, etc).
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