Oral History

Oral History is the collection and study of historical information about individuals, families, important events, or everyday life using audiotapes, videotapes, or transcriptions of planned interviews.


Oral History Association

Oral History Interviews, The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Oral History at MIT

Oral History Society

Casey, M. and Gordon, B. (2007). Sound Directions: Best Practices for Audio Preservation. (PDF)


Oral History Collections

Oral Histories, Maryland Historical Society (Baltimore, Md.)

Oral History Collections, Archives, University of Baltimore (Baltimore, Md.)

Johns Hopkins University Oral History Collection (Baltimore, Md.)

The New York Public Library Oral History Project (New York, NY)