Making History

Research, create and share your
own family or community history.

The Family Album

Digital history tools and resources

Student VideosLiving with Natural DisastersWorld Events, Local ImpactsCultural IdentityThe Family Album


Through Making History, you can research, create and share family and community stories.

Getting started

Site overview and guide

Getting started

Getting started

Make and upload a short digital history of up to 3 minutes, based on one of our ...

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Explore resources by topic

Living with Natural Disasters

Living with Natural Disasters

Has your local community experienced a natural disaster? What happened and how h...

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Help guides, links and more

Plan and research

Plan and research

Here you'll find advice on how to plan and research your digital history an...

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Expert videos

By curators and historians

Alistair Thomson

Alistair Thomson

Professor of History, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Stud...

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