Spoken Word Services

Spoken Word Services is based in the Saltire Centre at Glasgow Caledonian University.

They work in the field of digitised spoken word audio and video, and provide an extensive archive of digitised content from the BBC and other sources. Users need to register for an account to search their repository, but the materials are available for educational use.

Spoken Word provide some case studies about how they have been used, including a series of Talking Hospitality podcasts. Their site also includes a blog about the issues surrounding the use of audio and video to support teaching and learning

Intute: Social Sciences links to more resources on the issues of audio, sound and podcasts.