How to Contribute | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Voices seeks to expand and enrich its growing oral history collection.  If you are interested in starting and designing an oral history project, download the Voices Oral History Guide.

Additionally, Voices provides support, training and resources for prospective oral history practitioners.  If you have questions, project ideas or for more information, email

Voices encourages oral history practitioners to contribute interviews related to commercial, recreational, and subsistence fishing in the United States and its territories. If you have interviews and collections to share, please follow the steps below to publish your oral histories online.

If you have an account, click here to login

To create an account:

Step one: Email project information to

Step two: Create your account

  • Email us to register:
  • Select reason for account creation "Voices Oral History Archives"
  • Submit your request
  • Wait for Administrator to approve your account
  • Confirm proper consent and permissions for interviews - Release Form

Step three: Submit content for approval - interview metadata, description and accompanying materials.