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A Global Network for Oral History

The International Oral History Association (IOHA) facilitates communication and cooperation among those concerned with the documentation of human experience.

Recent Oral History News

IOHA Council

Meet the 2023-2025 IOHA Council.

Archival Document

IOHA Journal: Words and Silences

“Harmony & Disharmony: Selections from the XXI IOHA Conference” is available now.


Oral History Resources

Standards, technical training, organizations, and more.

Upcoming Oral History Events

IOHA members having discussions at the biennial conference.

Join the Association

Membership in the International Oral History Association is open to any individual or institution supporting our aims and objectives. Benefits include:

Concessionary rates at IOHA conferences

Voting rights at general meetings and elections

Participation in an international community of oral historians