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New Visualization Search Tool

A team of University of Western Ontario researchers, working in partnership with the Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling, has developed an exciting new visualization tool that will enable oral historians using Stories Matter software to interpret oral interviews … Continue reading

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Digital Tool Demo

A team of University of Western Ontario researchers, working in partnership with the Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling, has developed an exciting new visualization tool that will enable oral historians using Stories Matter software (an open source tool developed at COHDS) to interpret oral interviews like never … Continue reading

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CAUTION Re: Adobe Air Update Version 3.8

RESOLVED: CAUTION Re: Adobe Air Update Version 3.8

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Call for Applications: Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Oral History and Digital Technology

Call for Applications: Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Oral History and Digital Technology Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling The Canada Research Chair in Oral History announces a one-year opportunity to work as a Post-Doctoral Fellow at Concordia University’s Centre for … Continue reading

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Stories Matter – Phase III: Memory Mapper Plugin

In 2012 The Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling released an updated version of Stories Matter, 1.6g. With the progress we’ve made over the last two years in developing an increasingly stable and functional oral history database software, in … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

We hope you like our newly revamped website! If you haven’t done so yet, you can download Stories Matter, 1.6g by visiting the Download Stories Matter page. We have also integrated an updated, online instruction manualand FAQs section to help … Continue reading

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Website updates, and upcoming release of Stories Matter v.1.5.1!

Posted by Laurel Hart If you are a regular to the Stories Matter website, you may have noticed some changes to the website that have been made over the last few months – changes designed to make it easier to … Continue reading

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A New Year Means Lots of Exciting Changes!

Posted by Kristen (Krissy) O’Hare The New Year has brought much excitement and many changes to the Stories Matter project.  Three new team members, Allison, Claudia and Erin, joined us as the database development team. It also seems that almost … Continue reading

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What’s in a Name?

Posted by Kristen (Krissy) O’Hare We are about a month into the development process and I think I can speak for all of us when I say that we are sick of calling it the “software development project”.  It needs … Continue reading

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My Path to the Database

Posted by Kristen (Krissy) O’Hare As this is my first blog post, I thought I would start at the beginning. I need to offer some incite into who I am, and how I ended up as an embedded oral historian … Continue reading

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