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Oral History

Resources for the practice of oral history.

Selected Sources

Books at JMU and Beyond

Browsing Areas

The following section is good for browsing for books on oral history, which are shelved on the second floor of Carrier Library.

  • D16.14 - Oral History

Sample Subject Headings

  • Form
  • Example
  • Theme -- Place or
  • Theme -- Source Type
  • Oral History -- Michigan
  • Oral History -- Indexes
  • Oral History -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
  • Oral History -- Methodology
Free-floating subdivisions are words or phrases that may be appended to different subjects. They are handy to use in keyword searches, and include:
  • Moral and Ethical Aspects
  • Political Aspects
  • Social Aspects