Welcome to H-Oralhist, a member of the H-Net, Humanities & Social Sciences On-Line initiative. H-Oralhist is a network for scholars and professionals active in studies related to oral history. It is affiliated with the Oral History Association.

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Oral History Jukebox @OHA 2018 | Submission Deadline: Sept. 21

Dear colleagues,

Do you have wisdom, questions, or quandaries to share from a recent interview or one in your archival collections? Submit an audio clip illustrating this lesson to the Oral History Jukebox Workshop at the 2018 OHA Annual Meeting! The workshop will take place on Friday, October 12 from 2:15 to 3:45 p.m.

Capturing the Spoken Word: Oral History Workshop at Cal State Fullerton

Capturing the Spoken Word is an introductory oral history workshop, hosted by the Lawrence de Graaf Center for Oral and Public History at California State University, Fullerton. This workshop is open and free to the public.

Speaker(s): Dr. Natalie Fousekis

Date and Time:

September 29, 2018
10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. with an optional lunch for $12.


CSU Fullerton Main Campus
Pollak Library South -- Room 360

Cost: FREE

Release of OHMS Suite of Plugins for Omeka and new Omeka theme for oral history

We are pleased to announce the release of a new suite of Omeka plugins that allow users to easily integrate OHMS indexes into this content management system, so that you can import OHMS xml files directly into Omeka and search across interview indexes, with the OHMS viewer displaying at the Omeka item level. If you are a fan of these two open source tools, you'll like them even better now that they work together so nicely.