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Audiobook Recording Monitor, Indiana Voices - Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, Indiana


Organization: Indiana Voices - Indiana State Library
Contact Name: Linden Coffman
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: 140 N. Senate Ave.
Indianapolis, Indiana  46204  
United States
Great For: Great for Seniors
Service Area(s): Worship/Music/Choir, Sound, Lights, Video Ministry, Social Services, Skilled Trades, Disabilities Ministry, Directly Serving People, Computers / Technology, Arts and Humanities
Hourly Commitment:
1.0 per: Week
Number of Positions:
7
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
2
One-time / Ongoing Position: Ongoing Position
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Description

The Indiana Voices program records audio versions of Indiana-related books and magazines and makes the recordings available to the blind and visually impaired through the Talking Books and Braille Library. Indiana Voices is seeking volunteers to assist in recording audiobooks by monitoring the recording process while following along in a print version of the text, providing pronunciation corrections and quality control. Volunteers need to be detail-oriented, familiar with basic computer use, able to learn the recording software, and have a good ?ear? for pronunciation. Prior experience with recording equipment is a plus. This position is flexible, with shifts available Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. However, the monitor must be available to work as a team with the reader for at least one hour per week at a consistent time.
Initially Posted: 06/30/2016
Last Updated: 04/25/2017