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The Sound Archives website is a project of the Helmholtz-Zentrum für Kulturtechnik:

Hermann von Helmholtz Center for Cultural Techniques
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Unter den Linden 6
10099 Berlin
Tel. +49 (0) 30 - 2093-2563
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The Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin is responsible for all of the content. For further details please see the central Imprint.

Text and Editorial Work

Céline Couson, Paula Hanitzsch, Jochen Hennig, Irene Hilden, Britta Lange, Marie Lührs, Michael Willenbücher, Charly Bischoff, Christopher Li


Paul Bewicke

Design and Software Development

Erik Stein

Technical Administration and Development

Michael Willenbücher

We would here like to thank all former colleagues who since 1998 have been involved in developing and digitizing the Sound Archives recordings:

Belinda Albrecht, Kirsten Bayer, Adje Both, Horst Bredekamp, Jochen Brüning, Céline Couson, Elke Dietz, Sarah Grossert, Thilo Habel, Paula Hanitzsch, Jochen Hennig, Irene Hilden, Markus Kirsch, Doris Knöfel, Marie Lührs, Jürgen Mahrenholz, Martin Mammel, Sebastian Matz, Sebastian Müller, Hendrik Müller, Ursula Rapp, Uta Simmons, Cornelia Weber


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