Focus and Scope
Oral History Forum d'histoire orale began publication in 1975-76. It became an e-journal with volume 27-28 (2007-8) and is available in an open access format 12 months after an issue is published. Forum publishes peer-reviewed articles, book and multi-media reviews, and other contributions to the field of oral history and oral tradition. Each volume is opened on 1 January and closed on 31 December. Contributions are published as soon as they have passed the editorial process.
Peer Review Process
Submissions of articles are reviewed by the editors and, if deemed appropriate, sent on to two reviewers in the field. Reviews of books and multimedia are reviewed by the Review Editor. All other submissions are reviewed by the Editors and Section Editors where applicable.
Open Access Policy
Oral History Forum d'histoire orale has provided open access to its contents since 2010.
Abstracting and Indexing Services
Oral History Forum d'histoire orale is indexed by America: History and Life and by Historical Abstracts.
Oral History Forum d'histoire orale is the journal of the Canadian Oral History Association.
Sources of Support
Oral History Forum d'histoire orale receives support from the Canadian Oral History Association.