Welcome to the Oak Park Oral History Project!

Submission Rules

Sharing your story is a free and easy process.

  • Anyone can submit a story (or stories!) at any time.
  • As your public library, our goal is to build a wide range of experiences that reflect Oak Park’s uniqueness, connectedness, and diversity.
  • Personal anecdotes featuring collective cultural wisdom and treasured local experiences are most welcome.

How do I get started?

Before you submit your story, please be sure it is:
  • An original work to which you own the rights.
  • MP3 audio file.