New PDF release: Curating Oral Histories: From Interview to Archive

By Nancy MacKay

The interview is done, the recorder packed away, and you have captured the narrator's voice for posterity. the majority of your oral background is finished?or is it? Nancy MacKay, archivist and oral historian, addresses the an important factor usually neglected via researchers: How do you make sure that the interview you so conscientiously recorded can be preserved and on hand sooner or later? MacKay is going conscientiously in the course of the quite a few steps that happen after the interview?transcribing, cataloging, holding, archiving, and making your learn available to others. Written in a pragmatic, instructive type, MacKay courses readers, step-by-step, to make the oral historical past ?archive ready?, bargains making plans techniques, and offers hyperlinks to the most up-tp-date info during this speedily evolving box. This ebook might be of curiosity to oral historians, librarians, archivists and others who behavior oral historical past and preserve oral background fabrics. See extra at http://www.nancymackay.net/curating/

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