The Australian Computer Society is collecting an Oral History of the ICT industry in Australia. It is an important part of their 50th Anniversary Heritage project.
Are you able to share your memories recorded on a mobile phone or an MP3 recorder using a standardised format, as set out below.
ACS will then have the audio files transcribed as a permanent record of our industry and will send a copy to you. The material may also be used in the history the ACS has commissioned. Be aware, the ACS will retain the copyright to this material – see copyright notice below.
In sending ACS the audio file, you assign all copyright and the subsequent transcription to the Australian Computer Society Inc. You confirm the recording is original and you are the author of the work, except possibly for material such as text passages or data you may read out. Please identify the source of this material in the accompanying email.
If you have any questions, email: ACS.History@acs.org.au
Send your recording to the same email address: ACS.History@acs.org.au. Maximum total attached size is 20Mb.
Post a memory stick to: ACS History Project, Level 11, 50 Carrington St, Sydney NSW 2000.
Similarly, for any paper or electronic records you’d like to provide.