Making History

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

World Events, Local Impacts

Digital history tools and resources

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

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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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Themes

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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Tools

Help guides, links and more

Edit and upload your digital history

Edit and upload your digital history

Editing your digital history Having undertaken your research, planning and s...

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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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