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Graham R Gibbs of the University of Huddersfield - Qualitative Research: and particularly, 'The Research Interview': External link

Oral History

East Midlands Oral History Archive training materials:

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Oral History 'Workshop and Resources':

Shopes, L. History Matters - Making Sense of Oral History:

Qualitative Data

Forum: Qualitative Research:

Greenhalgh , T. & Taylor, R. How to read a paper. Papers that go beyond numbers (qualitative research). Introducing non-experts to finding medical articles and assessing their value:

UK Data Service:


Perks & Thompson (eds) (2006) The Oral History Reader. 2nd edition, Routledge.

Rubin, H. J., and Rubin, I. S. (2006). Qualitative Interviewing: The Art of Hearing Data. 2nd edition, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Seidman, I. E. (2006). Interviewing as Qualitative Research: A Guide for Researchers in Education and the Social Sciences, 3rd edition. New York: Teacher's College Press.

Steinar, K. (2007). Interviews: An Introduction to Qualitative Research Interviewing. 2nd edition, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Thompson, P. (2000) Voice of the Past. 3rd edition, Oxford University Press.

Yow, V.R. (2005). Recording oral history: a practical guide for social scientists. 2nd edition, Sage.

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