Equipment Available for Members

Digital equipment

  • Marantz PMD660 recorder with microphone and compact flash card for $100 per week or $20 per day
  • Marantz PMD671 recorder with microphone and compact flash card for $100 per week or $20 per day

Users will be asked to sign a form agreeing to pay insurance excess in the case of loss or damage while equipment is in the user’s care. A $100 refundable deposit is required.

Analogue Transcriber

  • Sony tape recorder (suitable for playback of tapes when transferring analogue interviews to digital files. Not suitable for recording) for $15 per week or $3 per day
  • Transcriber with headphones and foot-pedal for $10 per week or $2 per day

Equipment can be obtained from

City of Perth History Centre
Perth City Library
Level 1, 140 William Street, Perth.
Phone: 1300 843 542 (or 1300 THE LIBRARY)
Email: history.centre@cityofperth.wa.gov.au