Preserve This Podcast

Keep your podcast talking
For all who are listening

Follow these steps

LISTEN: how & why to preserve your podcast


Prologue—Podcasts are Disappearing

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01—Time to Take Notice

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Preserve Your Podcast Zine

READ: the zine & workbook

Our zine shines a light on the risks to digital files, and offers what you can do to prevent catastrophe while also saving & organizing your files for future access. Use it to follow along with our podcast, during a workshop, or on your own. It is absolutely free for you to read online, download, print, and distribute.

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Survey Data & Results (PDF) Graphs & charts about podcasters' preservation practices are open & available

ATTEND: workshops & conferences

We want to meet you! The three archivists of Preserve This Podcast will be traveling to various workshops + conferences to take podcasters, producers, and audio archivists through the curriculum of archiving podcasts. Contact us at if you're interested in hosting a workshop.

Who saves our stories for the future? A Preserve This Podcast Launch Party!

3/21/2019  |  METRO 599 11th Ave, NYC

Who saves our stories for the future? Panel

3/21/2019 at 7p est  |  YouTube live stream

It's the year 2039. Where's your podcast? (A Preserve This Podcast workshop)

3/22/2019  |  METRO 599 11th Ave, NYC

The Center for Investigative Reporting Workshop

5/11/2019  |  Emeryville, CA

Outlier Podcast Festival

5/18/2019  |  Austin, TX

ALA Annual Conference

6/20 - 6/25/2019  |  Washington, D.C.

Rhizome DC

6/23/2019  |  Washington, D.C.

Center for Documentary Studies Workshop

9/14/2019  |  Durham, NC

House of Pod

11/9/2019  |  Denver, CO


Sound Education

11/2 + 11/3/2018  |  Cambridge, MA

Werk It 2018: A Women's Podcast Festival

11/13 + 11/14/2018  |  Knockdown Center, NYC

NY Tech Zine Fair

12/1/2018  |  School for Poetic Computation, 155 Bank St. NYC

On Air Fest

3/2/2019  |  Wythe Hotel, Brooklyn, NY