Digital Access: African American Farmers

Digital Access: African American Farmers

The Nunn Center announces online digital access to the first interviews from our African American Farmers Project, a project conducted in 1991-1992.  This powerful oral history project features interviews documenting experiences of African American farmers and their families in Kentucky.  We...
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Nunn Center’s OHMS System Featured in Article

Nunn Center’s OHMS System Featured in Article

The Nunn Center’s OHMS system was recently featured in the article OHMS: Enhancing Access to Oral History For Free, by Doug Boyd appearing in Volume 40, Issue 1 of the Oral History Review.  Here is an abstract to the article: A...
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Nunn Center focuses on Digital Access to Public Policy Interivews

Nunn Center focuses on Digital Access to Public Policy Interivews

Over the next 9 months,  the Nunn Center and the University of Kentucky Libraries have committed to processing and making publicly available over 300 interviews pertaining to politics and public policy.  Collections chosen as part of this initiative include ...
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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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New Oral History Interface for the KDL

Oral history, as a historical resource, has traditionally been very difficult to use for both casual and serious researchers.  Simply putting oral histories online is certainly nothing new.  Many institutions are providing access to their transcripts or the ...
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