When the BBC was born, sound was its medium. Within a year the Music Library was set up to be at the heart of BBC’s music making. Now you can find out more about the workings of the team plus see exclusive archive at "Knowing the Score", a special, free exhibition at the Barbican, beginning on the 7th July, 2015.
The BBC's collections comprise one of the largest broadcast archives in the world. Applications for the latest work experience placements are open until the 31st May, 2015. BBC Archives' will be accepting applications through the main BBC Careers website. On this occasion placements are based in Salford and London.
It's thirty years this week since Chris Bonington reached the summit of Everest, as a member of the Norwegian Everest Expedition of 1985. As the climbing season commences again explore archive and contemporary content around the lure of the world's largest mountain.
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