Oral History Handbook

Oral History Handbook
by Beth M Robertson
Fifth Edition, 2006

ISBN 0646454447

Book A4 size, stiff paperback, 112 pages, illustrations.

Published by:
Oral History Association of Australia (SA Branch)

Price: $40* (includes postage & handling)

The author draws on twenty-five years experience of practising and teaching oral history techniques and preserving sound recordings.

Contents includes:

  • Introducing Oral History
  • Preparing for the Interview
  • Copyright and Oral History
  • Developing Questionnaires
  • Recording Equipment
  • Digital Recording Standards
  • Interviewing Techniques
  • Summaries and Transcripts
  • Funding for Oral History
  • Guidelines of Ethical Practice
  • Commisioning Oral History
  • Recommended Reading

The Oral History Handbook was first published by the South Australian Branch of the Oral History Association in 1983 and has been in print ever since. It is well established as the national standard. It is currently in its fifth edition.

Send a request or purchase order to:

OHAA (WA Branch)
PO Box 1065

Cheques payable to : Oral History Association (WA Branch)