C-net has a very helpful set of pages on this subject. Check out the link below.

http://www.cnet.com/4520-7899_1-6304020-2.html?tag=nav

Don?t let the fact that it?s listed in the advanced section deter you. It?s really a straightforward process.

Before you start spend a little money on your turntable. At a minimum get a new stylist. It has the biggest impact on the quality of your final product.

The other thing I would recommend is that you down load software called Audacity. It?s free and is designed for this kind of project.