The historical archive of Turkey’s state-owned television channel (TRT) has been transferred to a digital environment. The digital archive and website www.trtkulliyat.com was launched on March 16 at TRT Istanbul Radio in Harbiye.
TRT General Director İbrahim Şahin said that work had started over four years ago and 165,000 pages had been reverted to digital forms with some difficulty. “This 760-volume archive, which is unique in the world, is now in the service of our country and the world music market,” he said.
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