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HST 4900-01 Research Seminar: Oral History

What is Oral History?

"Oral history is a field of study and a method of gathering, preserving and interpreting the voices and memories of people, communities, and participants in past events" as defined by the Oral History Association.

Oral History Association

OHA is a national membership organization that provides resources, education, and support for oral history. 

Technology to Borrow

The Dunbar Library Circulation Desk has a variety of equipment, including audio recorders, video cameras, headphones, and other AV material, that can be borrowed for project. 

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