Borrow one of our Digital Storytelling kits free with your library card! These kits include an audio recorder and a copy of “The Oral History Workshop”. The kits include multimedia recording equipment and resources to support programs in the library and in the community. Anyone with a library card can borrow a Digital Storytelling Kit.
Digital Storytelling Kits: Borrow a digital storytelling kit for up to three weeks with your EPL card. All the kits include:
- 1 x ZOOM H1 Handy Recorder (for audio recordings)
- 1 x 32GB Sandisk Ultra Memory Card
- 2 x AA Energizer rechargeable batteries and charger
- 1 x book: The Oral History Workshop: Collect and Celebrate the Life Stories of Your Family and Friends, Hart & Samson (2009)
*Note: These kits are for recording audio only.
For helpful tips on using the kits please check out:
- ZOOM H1 Handy Recorder: QuickStartGuide
- ZOOM H1 Handy Recorder: How to import files to your computer
Digital Storytelling Programming Kits
Have an idea for an event? Know a group who would be interested in creating and sharing their stories? EPL also has Digital Storytelling Programming Kits which include equipment for EPL facilitated group storytelling programs. Contact your nearest EPL branch to discuss free outreach and in-branch program opportunities.
This initiative is made possible by the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th, a collaboration between the Edmonton Community Foundation, the Government of Canada, and extraordinary leaders from coast to coast to coast.