Oral History

An Introduction to Oral History - A Practical Guide for Community History and Heritage Groups
What is Oral History?
What is oral history and why it may be of use to you.
Planning a Project
First considerations. What questions to ask? Other issues.
Recording Equipment and All Things Digital
Sound recorders, microphones, archiving, and editing sound.
Asking the questions
Practical advice and tips about interviewing
Using Video
Practical hints and tips for using video
Paperwork
Information about copyright forms, cataloguing information, and summaries and transcripts.
What to do with it all?
Ideas for using your oral history
Further information and links
Websites and places to look for more information

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