The National Library's Oral History and Folklore Collection records the voices that describe Australia's cultural, intellectual and social life. Dating back to the 1950s, the collection contains around 55,000 hours of recordings, with more than 1,000 hours of interviews and music added each year.

With so much to discover, it might be hard to know where to start!

Join us for a free online learning webinar exploring the Oral History and Folklore collections held by the Library. The session will be an introduction to the collection, explaining why it exists, how it can be accessed and what users might find there. The webinar will touch on significant collections including the Bringing Them Home Oral History project, the Australian response to AIDS Oral History project and the John Meredith folklore collection.

Type Learning session