Making History

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

Living with Natural Disasters

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

Family and Community Life

Family and Community Life

Do you know your family or community's history? Who can you talk to? What can yo...

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Help guides, links and more

Using and sourcing material

Using and sourcing material

You must have permission to use the material in your digital history, and y...

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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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