An Oral History of Bourbon Whiskey (the Library of Congress Subject Heading)

An Oral History of Bourbon Whiskey (the Library of Congress Subject Heading)

Controlled vocabularies are the blood coursing through the veins of professional cataloging and archival description.  The Library of Congress Subject Headings is the authority.   While staff were processing interviews from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project , the University of Kentucky Libraries Louie B....
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Nunn Center Featured at 2011 Oral History Association’s Annual Meeting

The Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky Libraris was well represented last week at the Oral History Association’s annual meeting in Denver, Colorado. The conference theme was “Memories of Conflict and Disaster: Oral Hist...
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Saving Stories Recalls Frankfort’s Crawfish Bottom

Listen to the latest episode of Saving Stories on WUKY where we talk about the publication of Crawfish Bottom: Recovering a Lost Kentucky Community by Nunn Center Director Douglas A. Boyd.  The book was published by University Press of Kentucky. Listen...
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OHMS: Enhancing Oral History Online

The Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky Libraries and the UK Libraries Division of Library Technologies have created a web-based, system called OHMS (Oral History Metadata Synchonizer)to inexpensively and efficiently enhance acc...
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Center Honored for From Combat to Kentucky: Interviews with Student Veterans Oral History Project

Louie B. Nunn Center Wins 2010 Kentucky History Award (http://history.ky.gov/news.php?articleID=505) FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 17, 2010)— The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) honored outstanding achievements in the field of Kentucky history at the 2010 Kentucky ...
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