Visual History Archive
Testimonies Taken for New North Africa and Middle East Collection
University of Vienna is Newest Visual History Archive Full Access Site
Comcast and USC Shoah Foundation Announce Multi-Year Agreement to Offer 'Days of Remembrance: PastFORWARD' Series
All over the world, Jewish survivors of the Holocaust era are giving testimony – but not for USC Shoah Foundation’s original collection of over 51,000 Holocaust survivor testimonies. Instead, they are the first participants of the new Testimonies of North Africa and the Middle East project.
(Pictured: Sana'a, Yemen)LEARN MORE...
Forty-nine universities and museums around the world now have full access to the Visual History Archive. The Visual History Archive's 52,000 testimonies will be available to members of the University of Vienna - faculty and students - for the purposes of teaching, studying and research.LEARN MORE...
More than 30 hours of content will be available for free through Xfinity On Demand, Xfinity TV Go app and online in conjunction with the U.S. National Days of Remembrance.LEARN MORE...
Find out how to conduct searches in the Institute's Visual History Archive. Log on to our Visual History Archive Online and search the entire catalog of over 52,000 witnesses. Watch a sample of over 1,200 video testimonies.
Learn about the history of the Visual History Archive, including the Institute's efforts to expand its video testimony holdings.
The Visual History Archive contains several collections of video testimonies. Beginning with the Holocaust collection, containing testimonies from Holocaust survivors and other witnesses, the Institute is working on incorporating other collections of testimony on the Cambodian genocide, the genocide in Rwanda, and the Armenian genocide.
The Institute has 49 access sites around the world where you can access the Visual History Archive.