: ' archives'

Informed Accessioning: 6 Questions

As the Director of the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky Libraries and the principle creator/designer of OHMS (Oral History Metadata Synchronizer), I am a  strong advocate for enhancing the way [...]

Reminder of the Importance of Metadata

We now have over 9,000 oral histories at the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky Libraries, where we take great care to curate these treasures.  Recently, I was going through a box [...]

Noise Reduction for Oral History: The Stars of Ballymenone, A Case Study

So I am going to talk about a powerful example of using noise reduction tools for oral history, merging technology and tradition.  First, some background.  Ballymenone is a district located in the north of Ireland in [...]