A Great Lakes Colleges Association initiative supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Start here! Whether you’re looking to learn interview methodology, how to index or transcribe interviews using digital tools, or how to build a public facing project, here are some curated resources to get you started…

Ethics and Informed Consent


Field Recording and Gear

Indexing and Transcribing

Editing and Preserving Audio and Video


Building Digital Projects

Pedagogy for Community Based Learning