Join Us


What you can expect as a member:

  • A printed copy of Oral History Journal published twice yearly
  • Information and support from regional contacts across the country, and the opportunity to join a local group in your area.
  • Reduced rates on our wide range of training courses.
  • Advance details of Society conferences, meetings and international conferences: all at preferential rates.
  • Our regular newsletter by email.
  • Advice from the Society's specialists on everything from oral history in schools, libraries and museums, to how to start a reminiscence group and what books to read about oral history.


To Join: You can now subscribe online from within the OHS site or directly at WEBSCRIBE. (Please note that the Society updates the membership database weekly. It may therefore take a few days before you can access the member-only areas of this website). Or you can print and complete the membership form at the link here and send it by post to: Oral History,Unit 4 College Road Business Park, College Road North, Aston Clinton, HP22 5EZ  Phone: 01442 820585  Email:

Subscription Rates

Individuals Institutions/Groups
United Kingdom £33 United Kingdom £54
International (airmail) £49 International (airmail) £69
All international subscriptions in Sterling only please.

Note: All membership and journal subscriptions run yearly from 1 January.