Many items are added to the Internet Archive’s collections every month, by us and by our patrons. Here’s a round up of some of the new media you might want to check out. Logging in might be required to borrow certain items.
Notable new collections from our patrons:
- Bandwagon: The Journal of the Circus Historical Society
- Console Living Room: Atari Lynx
- U.S. Senate – A collection of hearing videos across all committees from the United States Senate.
- CDi Collection – A collection of CDi (Interactive CD-ROM) CD-ROMs from the 1990s and 2000s.
Books – 52,300 New items in May
This month we’ve added books on varied subjects in more than 20 languages. Click through to explore, but here are a few interesting items to start with:
Audio Archive – 89,325 New Items in May
The audio archive contains recordings ranging from alternative news programming, to Grateful Dead concerts, to Old Time Radio shows, to book and poetry readings, to original music uploaded by our users. Explore.
LibriVox Audiobooks – 92 New Items in May
Founded in 2005, Librivox is a community of volunteers from all over the world who record audiobooks of public domain texts in many different languages. Explore.
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings – 112 New Items in May
Listen to this collection of 78rpm records, cylinder recordings, and other recordings from the early 20th century. Explore.
Live Music Archive – 807 New Items in May
The Live Music Archive is a community committed to providing the highest quality live concerts in a lossless, downloadable format, along with the convenience of on-demand streaming (all with artist permission). Explore.
Netlabels – 223 New Items in May
This collection hosts complete, freely downloadable/streamable, often Creative Commons-licensed catalogs of ‘virtual record labels’. These ‘netlabels’ are non-profit, community-built entities dedicated to providing high quality, non-commercial, freely distributable MP3/OGG-format music for online download in a multitude of genres. Explore.
Movies – 110 New Items in May
Watch feature films, classic shorts, documentaries, propaganda, movie trailers, and more! Explore.