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Thinking Big: Guha Shankar

This episode of “Thinking Big” features Guha Shankar, Folklife Specialist at the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress. Shankar discusses the role of digital recording technologies in contemporary oral history fieldwork.   Tweet

Permanent link to this article: http://ohda.matrix.msu.edu/2012/07/thinking-big-guha-shankar/

Thinking Big: Peggy Bulger

This episode of “Thinking Big” features Peggy Bulger, director of the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress from 1999-2011.  Bulger discusses oral history’s role at the American Folklife Center and reflects on the changing digital environment for access and preservation of oral history.   Tweet

Permanent link to this article: http://ohda.matrix.msu.edu/2012/07/thinking-big-peggy-bulger/

Oral History in the Digital Age

Welcome to Oral History in the Digital Age where we will connect you to the latest information on digital technologies pertaining to all phases of the oral history process. There are two primary locations for the OHDA Project online, the primary site and the OHDA WIKI.  You are currently on the primary site where you …

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Permanent link to this article: http://ohda.matrix.msu.edu/2012/06/oral-history-in-the-digital-age/

Thinking Big: Doug Boyd

Oral History in the Digital Age

In this segment of Thinking Big, Doug Boyd, director of the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky Libraries provides an overview of the Oral History in the Digital Age project. Tweet

Permanent link to this article: http://ohda.matrix.msu.edu/2012/06/thinking-big-doug-boyd/

Project Overview

Oral History in the Digital Age

In this segment of Thinking Big, Doug Boyd, director of the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky Libraries provides an overview of the Oral History in the Digital Age project. Tweet

Permanent link to this article: http://ohda.matrix.msu.edu/2012/06/project-overview/

Thinking Big Video Series

The Thinking Big video series captures several leading voices on digital oral history and digital media.  Learn more about the production of the Thinking Big series here at About Thinking Big. Tweet

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Essays

Written by some of the most noted experts in the field, the following essays and case studies are designed to give you the latest information on best practices in collecting, curating, and disseminating oral histories. As micro-essays and case studies, the texts are designed to be easily updated and revised as technologies change. You are …

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Best Practices Guides Online

The Oral History in the Digital Age WIKI presents an amazing collection of online best practices guides pertaining to various aspects of the oral history process. Additionally, there are over 300 exemplary websites featuring exciting ways of presenting oral history online. Tweet

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Getting Started

Don’t know where to start?  Go to Getting Started to find easy to follow “playlists” that will help you to start a project, improve your video techniques, and much more.  Or you can browse the  micro-essays that address a number of issues about collecting, curating, and disseminating oral histories.  Or view the video interviews with …

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Thinking Big: Kara Van Malssen

This episode of “Thinking Big” features video preservation specialist Kara Van Malssen. Van Malssen discusses digital video preservation and its importance to oral history. Tweet

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