Oral History NSW
Giving Voice to the Past
Giving Voice to the Past

 

Libraries, Museums and Archives 

 

State Library of New South Wales (SLNSW)
www.sl.nsw.gov.au/research-and-collections


State Archives and Records NSW
www.records.nsw.gov.au
Resources for family and historians
Photosearch
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National Library of Australia (NLA)
TROVE
Best known for millions of pages of digitised Australian newspapers. Trove is also a gateway to current Australian research.  Most of Australia's research institutions including universities, the CSIRO, government and private research institutes, industry bodies and some Australian peer-reviewed journals are Trove contributors.
 
National Library of Australia Oral History Collection


National Archives of Australia (NAA)
www.naa.gov.au


The National Film and Sound Archive (NFSA)
Oral history program


 Jessie Street National Women's Library
www.nationalwomenslibrary.org Collections - books, letters, diaries, journals, the papers of women's organisations and audio recordings
 

NSW Migration Heritage Centre: History of Migration to Australia
www.migrationheritage.nsw.gov.au     This is an archived site available for research purposes only.


Museums and Galleries NSW (MGNSW)
www.mgnsw.org.au


Australian National Maritime Museum (ANMM)
www.anmm.gov.au 


Sydney Living Museums 
Caroline Simpson Library and Research Collection


The Australian War Memorial (AWM)
Oral history and recorded sound collection


The Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) http://aiatsis.gov.au/   
Worldwide knowledge and understanding of Australian indigenous cultures past and present.


State Library of South Australia (SLNSW)
J.D. Somerville Oral History Collection


Northern Territory Department of Tourism and Culture
Oral History Unit

The British Library
Oral history collection


Historical researcher at State Library NSW. Photo Alan Davies