Links

Getting Ideas

Oral History in the Digital Age http://ohda.matrix.msu.edu/

The Making of Oral History http://www.history.ac.uk/makinghistory/resources/articles/oral_history.html

This webpage on the US OHA website is brilliant for web-based guides to oral history http://www.oralhistory.org/web-guides-to-doing-oral-history/

ABC Open: regional communities connect and share their stories http://open.abc.net.au

Sydney Stories: Oral History in the City of Sydney www.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/aboutsydney/historyandarchives/OralHistories/Default.asp

All the Best: a weekly radio show and podcast broadcast nationally via the Community Radio Network telling stories in a variety of different forms http://allthebestradio.com/

Australian Oral History Projects, Collections and Organisations

Oral History Australia and member associations

Oral History Association of Australia www.ohaa.org.au/

Oral History (NSW) (includes ACT) http://www.oralhistorynsw.org.au/

Oral History Association of Australia (Queensland) www.ohaaqld.org.au

Oral History Australia (South Australia/Northern Territory) http://oralhistoryaustraliasant.org.au/

Oral History Association of Australia (Western Australia) www.ohaa-wa.com.au/index.htm

Oral History Tasmania http://www.oralhistorytas.org.au/

Other  Projects, Collections and Organisations

Australian Generations Project http://artsonline.monash.edu.au/australian-generations/

Australasian Sound Recordings Association www.asra.asn.au

National Library of Australia, Oral History Collection www.nla.gov.au/oh/index.html

National Film and Sound Archive www.nfsa.gov.au/

University of New South Wales Oral History Program www.recordkeeping.unsw.edu.au/Collections/oral_history.html

Professional Historians Australia http://www.historians.org.au/

History Council of Victoria http://www.historycouncilvic.org.au/

International Oral History Projects, Collections and Organisations

International

International Oral History Association www.iohanet.org/home/
Email: almut.leh@fernuni-hagen.de
Publications: Words and Silences, vol. 1 no.1 June 1997- [bilingual English and Spanish]

H-Oralhist https://networks.h-net.org/h-oralhist
A member of the H-Net, Humanities & Social Sciences On-Line initiative, H-Oralhist is an international network for scholars and professionals active in studies related to oral history. It is affiliated to the Oral History Association [US].

Oral History in the Digital Age (OHDA) http://ohda.matrix.msu.edu/
A rich online resource of ‘best practice’ including ‘getting started’ advice and essays on collecting, curating and disseminating oral history.

International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives www.iasa-eweb.org

Europe

Oral History Society [UK] www.ohs.org.uk
c/o Department of History
Royal Holloway, University of London
Egham Hill
Egham
TW20 0EX
United Kingdom
Email: rob.perks@bl.uk
Publication: Oral History, vol.1 no.1 1969-

The Oral History Network Ireland http://www.oralhistorynetworkireland.ie/
Email: info@oralhistorynetworkireland.ie

Institut für Geschichte und Biographie/Institute for History and Biography [Germany] http://www.fernuni-hagen.de/geschichteundbiographie/
Institut für Geschichte und Biographie
VILLA Bechem
Feithstraße 152
58097 Hagen
Germany
Email: igb@fernuni-hagen.de
Publication: BIOS – Zeitschrift für Biographieforschung, Oral History und Lebensverlaufsanalysen, vol. 1 1988-

Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde (KITLV)/Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies [Netherlands] http://www.kitlv.nl
Reuvensplaats 2, 2311 BE Leiden
Postbus 9515, 2300 RA Leiden
The Netherlands
Email: ln.vltik@vltik

Italian Oral History Association/Associazione Italiana di Storia Orale (AISO) http://www.aisoitalia.it/
Via San Francesco Sales 5
00165 Roma
Italy
Email: aisoitalia@gmail.com

Oral History in Sweden [A research network supported by the Swedish Foundation for Humanities and Social Sciences] www.ohis.se
Email: oralhistoryinsweden@gmail.com

Finnish Oral History Network/FOHN Muistitietotutkijoiden verkosto  http://www.finlit.fi/fi/tutkimus/tutkimusverkostot/fohn-muistitietotutkijoiden-verkosto-finnish-oral-history-network
Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seura
FOHN – Muistitietotutkijoiden verkosto
PL 259, 00171 Helsinki
Finland
Email: fohn@finlit.fi

Greek Oral History Association/EPI Ένωση Προφορικής Ιστορίας www.epi.uth.gr
Laboratory of Social Anthropology
Department of History, Archaeology and Social Anthropology
University of Thessaly
Filellinon & Argonafton
38221 Volos
Greece
Email:
epi@ha.uth.gr

The Cyprus Oral History and Living Memory Project http://www.frederick.ac.cy/research/oralhistory/
Frederick Research Centre
Nicosia
Cyprus

Czech Oral History Association/Česká asociace orální historie  www.oralhistory.cz
Vlašská 9
118 40 Praha 1
Czech Republic
Email: czechoralhistory@gmail.com

Institute of Ethnology, Slovak Academy of Sciences www.uet.sav.sk
Klemensova 19
813 64 Bratislava 1
Slovakia
Email: monika.vrzgulova@savba.sk

Institute of Hungarian 1956 Revolution [Oral History Archive] Dohány utca 74
Budapest VII
Hungary
Email: katalin.somlai@gmail.com

Estonian Life Stories Association http://galerii.kirmus.ee/elulood/index.html
Vanemuise 42
510 03 Tartu
Estonia
Website:
Email:: rutt@kismus.ee

Latvian Oral History Research Association/Life Story  http://www.dzivesstasts.lv/en/
Kalpaka bulvāris 4-325
Riga, LV-1050
Latvia
Email:: mara.zirnite@gmail.com

Slovenian National Museum of Contemporary History / Muzej novejše zgodovine Slovenije
Celovška cesta 23, p.p. 6049
1000 Ljubljana
Slovenija
Email: monika@muzej-nz.si

Polish Oral History Association/Polskie Towarzystwo Historii Mówionej http://pthm.pl/
Ul. Gołębia 13,
31-007 Kraków
Poland
Website:
Emaill: pthmpoha@gmail.com

Ukrainian Oral History Association/УКРАЇНСЬКА АСОЦІАЦІЯ УСНОЇ ІСТОРІЇ http://oralhistory.com.ua/
Email: Gelinada.grinchenko@gmail.com

Memorial [Russia] http://www.memo.ru/
Малый Каретный пер., 12
127051, Москва
Russian Federation

North America

Oral History Association [USA] http://www.oralhistory.org/
Executive Director
Department of History
Georgia State University
PO Box 4117
Atlanta, GA 30302-4117
USA
Email: oha@gsu.edu
Publication: Oral History Review, no.1 1973-

Canadian Oral History Association/Société Canadienne d’Histoire Oral http://www.oralhistorycentre.ca/oral_history_forum_project
Oral History Centre
Bryce Hall
University of Winnipeg
Winnipeg MB R3B 2E9
Canada
Email: skidmore@uwo.ca
Publication: The Oral History Forum d’istoire orale (formerly the Canadian Oral History Association Journal), vol.1 1975/6-

West Indies/Caribbean

Jamaica Memory Bank http://instituteofjamaica.org.jm/divisionsdept/about
African Caribbean Institute of Jamaica
The Institute of Jamaica
12 Ocean Boulevard
Kingston
Jamaica
Email: acij@anngel.com.jm

Folk Research Centre [St Lucia]  http://www.stluciafolk.org/
Mount Pleasant
P.O Box 514
Castries
St. Lucia
West Indies
Email: frc@candw.lc

Oral History Project [Barbados] http://www.cavehill.uwi.edu/fhe/histphil/the-oral-history-project.aspx
Department of History & Philosophy
University of the West Indies
Cave Hill Campus
Barbados
Email: history@cavehill.uwi.edu

National Oral History Programme [Barbados] http://www.ncf.bb/national-oral-history-project-digital-database/
National Cultural Foundation
West Terrace
St James
Barbados

Latin America

Latin American Oral History Network/Red Latinoamericana de Historia Oral (RELAHO) www.relaho.org/

Brazil Oral History Association/Associação Brasileira de História Oral http://www.historiaoral.org.br/
Publication: História Oral, vol.1 June 1998-

Argentine Oral History Association (AHORA)/Asocación de Historia Oral de la República Argentina http://www.historiaoralargentina.org/

Colectivo de Historia Oral (Colombia) https://colectivohistoriaoral.wordpress.com/

Mexican Oral History Association/Asociación Mexicana de Historia Oral (AMHO)  Website: n/a

Australasia

Oral History Australia http://www.oralhistoryaustralia.org.au/
Oral History Australia Inc
c/o 39 Cadell Street
Windsor Gardens
SA 5087
Australia
Email: secretary@oralhistoryaustralia.org.au
Publication: Oral History Association of Australia Journal, no.1 1978-

National Oral History Association of New Zealand/Te Kete Körero-a-Waha o Te Motu www.oralhistory.org.nz
PO Box 3819
Wellington
New Zealand
Email: nohanzexec@gmail.com
Publication: Oral History in New Zealand, vol.1 1988-

Asia and Far East

Oral History Association of India https://ohaindia.wordpress.com/
B-­302 Mantri Gardens
Jayanagar 1st Block
Bangalore 560011
India
Email: oralhistoryindia@gmail.com
Publications: OHAI Varta, 2014-

Japan Oral History Association http://joha.jp/
JOHA secretariat office
Toshinori Kawamata Lab.
Suzuka Junior College
663-222 Koriyama-cho,
Suzuka, Mie 510-0298
Japan
Email: joha.secretariat@ml.rikkyo.ac.jp
Publications: Newsletter, 2004-

Oral History Centre [Singapore] http://www.nas.gov.sg/nas/
National Archives of Singapore
National Heritage Board
1 Canning Rise
Singapore 179868

Brunei History Centre http://www.history-centre.gov.bn/eng-s_research.htm
Ministry of Culture, Youth & Sports
Bandar Seri Begawan BS 8610
Negara Brunei Darussalam 

China Memory Project Centre www.nlc.gov.cn/newen/cm/
National Library of China
33 Zhongguancun Road South
Beijing
China

Institute of Oral History http://oralhistory.wzu.edu.cn/
Wenzhou University
Wenzhou
China
Email: yangxiangyin@yahoo.com.cn

Hong Kong Oral History Collection http://www.hkpl.gov.hk/hkoralhistory
Hong Kong Central Library
Email: enquiries@lcsd.gov.hk

Middle East

Palestinian Archive Project (BZUPAP) www.awraq.birzeit.edu
Birzeit University
PO Box 14, Birzeit
West Bank
Palestine
Email: awraq@birzeit.edu

Yad Vashem World Centre for Holocaust Research www.yadvashem.org/
The Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Authority
Har Hazikaron
PO Box 3477
Jerusalem 9103401
Israel

Iranian Oral History www.oral-history.ir
P.O.Box 18518/1677
Hozeye Honari (Arts Center) Building
3rd Floor
Hafez-Somayyeh crossrods
Tehran
I.R.Iran
Email: info@oral-history.ir

National Center for Documentation and Research http://www.ncdr.ae/oralhistory/english.htm
PO Box 5884
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates

Africa

Oral History Association of South Africa http://www.ohasa.org.za/
Email: BelindaM@dac.gov.za This email address is being protected from spam bots, you need Javascript enabled to view it.