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Oral History - guide to resources: International



Interested in international oral history? 

You may find the International Oral History Association useful.

Newly bookmarked websites

This box links to the Bodleian History Faculty Library's Diigo account, which bookmarks websites relevant to the study of History.

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Around 1968: Activism, Networks, Trajectories

British Voices from South Asia

Captive memories: Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine and the Far East POW experience

East West Festive Cultures

The Immigrants Project

Korea: recollections of the Korean War

My Leicestershire History

South Asian oral history archive

The Spanish Civil War: Dreams + Nightmares

World Bank Group Archives’ Oral History Program

  • World Bank Group Archives’ Oral History Program: The interviews recorded by the World Bank Group Archives’ Oral History Program present a powerful picture of the World Bank Group from its post-Bretton Woods beginnings to the present day. Its history, its evolution, and its staff are all vividly portrayed in these transcripts.  The program, which began in 1960, was restarted in 1981, and has continued from 1990 to the present day, in four distinct phases.  These Bank oral history interviews are supplemented by interviews conducted for three separate projects: a history of Bank President George Woods; the 50th anniversary history of the Bank; and a history of the Staff Association.  Some persons were interviewed for more than one project.

These interview transcripts serve as learning and knowledge tools for Bank staff, its partners, clients and researchers who are interested in learning more about the Bank’s development practices and policies.