National Parks Service Oral History webinar on choosing audio or video for oral history: Thursday, Nov. 7 at 3 p.m.

Choosing Equipment for Oral History Projects

The second webinar in the “Effective Oral History” series will be held this Thursday at 3 p.m. They will discuss factors to consider when deciding whether to use audio or video equipment when recording oral history interviews. Budget, staff, storage capacity, and project goals all affect equipment choices. Sponsored by the Park History Program and team taught by Brenna Lissoway, archivist, Chaco Culture National Historical Park, and Lu Ann Jones, oral history program manager.


Topic: Choosing Equipment for Oral History Projects
Host: Tara Edwards
Date: Thursday, November 7, 2019
Time: 3:00 pm, Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00)

Session number: 904 996 926
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Written by Judith