Before you can use the Record-Rama Sound Archive Database to look up an artist discography or get an idea of the value of your collection, you have to register for an account. While a subscription is needed to access to search the database, you can sign up for free. Here is what you need to do to sign up for an account.
- Go to the website https://database.record-rama.com OR go to http://www.record-rama.com and click on Subscribe to the Database
- Once you arrive at the Record-Rama Sound Archive Database login page, click on the Register for free! click just under the log in boxes.
- On the Register for a User Account page, you must enter a User Name, First Name, Last Name, E-mail Address, Password, and Re-type Password. Please note the Password and Re-type Password must match. Then click Submit. If there is a problem, like the the passwords don’t match or the User Name you entered is already in use, you will see a message, in red, at the top of the screen. If your account was successfully created, you will see a message at the top of the screen that says “Your account has been successfully created please go to the login page and sign in using the username and password you entered below”. As long as you see that message, you have been successfully registered, and you can log into the system.