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LGBTQ+ Oral History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0240
The LGBTQ+ Oral History Collection is the home for oral history interviews conducted with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual individuals from various communities with a focus on those with a connection to Omaha, Nebraska. The interviews were consciously collected to be part of UNO’s Queer Omaha Archives. Interview to date are all audio recordings and include community members and UNO faculty; interviewees are described individually in this finding aid. Interviews to date have been conducted by UNO professor Jay Irwin, UNO archivist Amy Schindler, and UNO students in Prof. Jay Irwin’s Fall 2016 Introduction to LGBT Studies course. Contact Archives and Special Collections about access to interviews not yet available online.

Dates

  • 2016

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the Nebraska Public Records Statutes (Neb. Rev. Stat. §§ 84-712 through 84-712.09), and other relevant regulations. Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Nebraska Omaha assumes no responsibility.

Conditions Governing Use

The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of copyright. Whenever possible, Archives & Special Collections will provide information about copyright owners and related information. Securing permission to publish or use material is the responsibility of the researcher. Note that unless specifically transferred to the University of Nebraska at Omaha, any applicable copyrights may be held by another individual or entity. Further information about copyright policy is available at http://libguides.unomaha.edu/library_policies.

Extent

1.3 Gigabytes : Oral history interview

Processing Information

Interviewees and interviews will be described at the component level of this finding aid as confirmation is received from interviewees that they grant permission to publish their interviews online.

Creator

Title
LGBTQ+ Oral History Collection
Status
unprocessed
Author
Amy Schindler; Angela Kroeger
Date
2017-06-13
Description rules
Description based on DACS
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the UNO Libraries' Archives & Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library
6001 Dodge St.
Omaha Nebraska 68182-0237 United States
402-554-6046