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Internet Resources

Baylor University, Oral History Workshop http://www.baylor.edu/oral_history/index.php?id=23560

St. Andrew's Episcopal School, The American Century Project http://www.americancenturyproject.org/

Indiana University, Center for the Study of History and Memory

Oral History Association home page at Dickinson College http://www.dickinson.edu/oha/

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Southern Oral History Program

Books and Other Print Resources

Baum, Willa K. Oral History for the Local Historical Society. 3rd ed., rev. Walnut Creek, Calif.: AltaMira Press, 1995.

Baum, Willa K. Transcribing and Editing Oral History. Nashville: American Association of State and Local History, 1977.

Bogart, Barbara Allen and William Lynwood Montell. From Memory to History: Using Oral Sources for Historical Research. Nashville: American Association for State and Local History, 1981.

Davis, Cullom, Kathryn Black, and Kay McLean. Oral History: From Tape to Type. Chicago: American Library Association, 1977.

Dunaway, David K., and Willa K. Baum, ed. Oral History: An Interdisciplinary Anthology. 2nd ed. Walnut Creek: AltaMira Press, c1996.

Everett, Stephen E. Oral History Techniques and Procedures. Washington, D.C.: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1992. Available online at http://www.army.mil/cmh-pg/books/oral.htm

Fletcher, William. Recording Your Family History: A Guide to Preserving Oral History with Video Tape, Audio Tape, Suggested Topics and Questions. New York: Dodd, Mead and Co., 1986.

Frank, Benis M. A "Do-It-Yourself" Oral History Primer. Washington, D.C.: History and Museums Division, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps, 1982.

Havlice, Patricia Pate. Oral History: A Reference Guide and Annotated Bibliography. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland, 1985.

Hoopes, James. Oral History: An Introduction for Students. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1979.

Hsieh-Yee, Ingrid. Organizing Audiovisual and Electronic Resources for Access: A Cataloging Guide. Englewood, Colo.: Libraries Unlimited, c2000.

Ives, Edward. The Tape Recorded Interview. Knoxville: University of Tennessee, 1980.

Jackson, Bruce. Fieldwork. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1987.

Lance, David. An Archive Approach to Oral History. London: Imperial War Museum, 1978.

Matters, Marion. Oral History Cataloging Manual. Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 1995.

Moss, William. Oral History Program Manual. New York: Praeger, 1974.

Neuenschwander, John A. Oral History and the Law. 2d. ed., rev. Denton, Tex.: Oral History Association, 1993.

Oral History Association. Oral History Evaluation Guidelines. Carlisle, Pa.: Dickinson College, 1989, rev. Sept. 2000. Available online at http://omega.dickinson.edu/organizations/oha/pub_eg.html

Ritchie, Donald A. Doing Oral History. New York: Twayne Publishers, 1995.

Sitton, Thad, George L. Mehaffy, and O. L. Davis, Jr. Oral History: A Guide for Teachers (and Others). Austin: University of Texas Press, 1983.

Sommer, Barbara W. and Mary Kay Quinlan. "A Guide to Oral History Interviews." Technical Leaflet #210. American Association for State and Local History. Included in History News, Vol. 55, No. 3, Summer 2000.

Sommer, Barbara W. and Mary Kay Quinlan. The Oral History Manual. Walnut Creek: AltaMira Press, 2002.

Stielow, Frederick J. The Management of Oral History Sound Archives. New York: Greenwood Press, 1986.

Thompson, Paul. The Voice of the Past: Oral History. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1978.

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Oral History Interview Guidelines. Washington, D.C.: The Museum, 1998. Available online at http://www.ushmm.org/archives/oralhist.pdf

Ward, Alan. A Manual of Sound Archive Administration. Brookfield, Vt.: Gower Publishing Co., c1990.

Whitman, Glenn. Dialogue with the Past: Engaging Students and Meeting Standards Through Oral History. Walnut Creek, CA: AltaMira Press, 2004.

Yow, Valerie Raleigh. Recording Oral History: A Practical Guide for Social Scientists. Thousand Oaks: SAGE Publications, 1994.

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