History of Medicine
Guide to Oral Histories in Medicine and the Health Sciences
John A. Prior Health Sciences Library
Medical Heritage Center
The Ohio State University
376 West 10th Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43210-1240
Judith A. Wiener, Curator
Fee based reference and interlibrary loan services may be available-please contact curator. Free and open to the public Monday through Friday 1-5pm and by appointment.
The Medical Heritage's Center's oral history collection consists of interviews with local health sciences professionals. Fields covered include Ohio State University College of medicine history and community nursing history.
Approximately 60 interviews are included in our collections. Materials are being added on a sporadic basis.
Collection contains materials primarily deposited by local nursing history group by Dr. George Paulson, who conducted research during the course of research for his book on the history of OSU College of Medicine.
Varies according to interview.
Use in library only.
No transcripts available although abstracts of the interview might be included-varies by collection. The Paulson titles are listed on our website.