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*Collins, Martin J., ed. Oral History on Space, Science, and Technology: A Catalog of the Collection of the Department of Space History, National Air and Space Museum.  Washington, D.C.: National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, 1993.

Cook, Patsy A.,  ed.  Directory of Oral History Programs in the United States.  New York: Microfilming Corporation of America, 1988.

Dale, Doris Cruger, comp.  Directory of Oral History Tapes of Libraries in the United States and Canada.  Chicago: Am. Lib. Assoc., 1986.

*Mason, Elizabeth B. and Starr, Louis M.  The Oral History Collection of Columbia University.  4th ed. New York: Oral Hist. Res. Office, 1979.

Meckler, Alan M., and Ruth McMullin.  Oral History Collections. New York: Bowker, 1975.

Oral History Collection Index.  Westport: Mecklermedia Corporation, 1987.

*Smith, Allen.  Directory of Oral History Collections.  Phoenix: Oryx Press, 1988.

Sharkey, Patricia.  North East Oral History Directory.  Newcastle: University of Northumbria at Newcastle, Department of Information and Library Management, 1992.

*Shumway, Gary L.  Oral History in the United States; A Directory.  New York: Oral History Association, 1971.

Wasserman, Ellen S.  Oral History Index: An International Directory of Oral History Interviews.  Westport: Mecklermedia Corporation, Publisher Rec, 1990.

Technical Works

*Baum, Willa K.  Transcribing & Editing Oral History.  Walnut Creek: AltaMira Press, 1991.

*Davis, Back, and Kay MacLean.  Oral History.  U.S.A.: American Library Association, 1977.

*Hoopes, James.  Oral History: An Introduction for Students.  U.S.A.:  University of North Carolina Press, 1979.

*Ives, Edward D.  The Tape-Recorded Interview: A Manual for Field Workers in Folklore & Oral History.  Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1995.

Mercier, Laurie, and Madeline Buckendorf.  Using Oral History in Community History Projects.  Carlisle: Oral History Association, 1992.

*Moss, William W.  Oral History Program Manual.  New York: Praeger Publishers, 1974.

*Ritchie, Donald A.  Doing Oral History.  New York: Twayne Publishers, 1995.

Sandifer and Rowland Gill.  Oral History: A Complete Guide to Interviewing & Transcription.  Shreveport, La.: Archival Services, Inc, 1985.

Sitton, Thad; Mehaffy, George L.; and Davis, O. L., Jr.  Oral History: A Guide for Teachers and Others.  Austin: University of Texas Press, 1983.

*Yow, Valerie Raleigh.  Recording Oral History.  Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage Publication, 1994.


Flekke, Mary M.  Oral History: A Bibliography. Lakeland, Fla:  M. M. Flekke, 1998.

*Havlice, Patricia Pate.  Oral History: A Reference Guide and Annotated Bibliography.  Jefferson, N.C.:  McFarland, 1985.

Perks, Robert.  Oral History: An Annotated Bibliography.  London: British Library National Sound Archive, 1990.

Waserman, Manfred J. Bibliography on Oral History.  New York: Oral History Association, 1975.


*Grele, Ronald, ed.  Envelopes of Sound: Six Practitioners Discuss the Method, Theory and Practice of Oral History and Oral Testimony.  Chicago: Precedent Publishing, 1992.

*Perks, Robert, and Alistair Thomson.  The Oral History Reader.  New York: Routledge, 1998.

*Oral History: An Interdisciplinary Anthology.  U.S.A.:  American Association for State and Local History, 1984.

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