Family voices: using oral history for research
- Date: Tuesday, 17 July, 2018
12:10pm to 1:00pm
Free. No booking required.
Te Ahumairangi (ground floor), National Library, corner Molesworth and Aitken Streets, Thorndon
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Methodology, interview techniques, equipment and ethics in oral history
Lynette Shum will talk about the way oral history can enhance your family history research.
Lynette will discuss methodology, interview techniques, equipment, and ethics.
As well as carrying out oral history interviews yourself you may also be able to access recordings that are held in collections such as the Alexander Turnbull Library.
About the speaker
Lynette is the Oral History Advisor in the Alexander Turnbull Library’s Outreach Services team and can give training, support and advice to oral historians. She has also used oral history extensively in her own research on Wellington’s Chinese community.