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Digital Storytelling
           
 

           

Digital Storytelling:
Selected Sites and Resources

The sites below have plenty of excellent resources for anyone creating, studying or teaching digital storytelling.

 
Selected Web Resources

The Center for Digital Storytelling  Berkeley, CA, USA
"The Center for Digital Storytelling is [an] . . . arts organization rooted in the art of personal storytelling. We assist young people and adults in using the tools of digital media to craft, record, share, and value the stories of individuals and communities, in ways that improve all our lives."  
The site includes digital stories to watch, resources, workshop schedules, and a great "how-to" guide, The Digital Storytelling Cookbook.

www.storycenter.org

"Digital Storytelling Cookbook"
A "how-to" guide from the The Center for Digital Storytelling. Additional resources and links are available on the CDS sisite. Scroll down for a free preview copy (partial). Buy the full Cookbook.

http://www.storycenter.org/cookbook.html
 

KQED TV's  Digital Storytelling Initiative San Francisco, CA, USA
"KQED and our new Center for Community Media remain a national leader in community created and distributed digital content. We hope to shape 21st century media by providing training in story theory and in the use of multimedia and digital technology for teaching, learning, and experiencing. Compelling and engaging, genuine and authentic, community created digital stories derive their impact by weaving images, music, narrative and voice together, thereby giving deep dimension and vivid color to characters and experiences. Using new media we can explore cultural understanding and competence, and with new tools for collaboration and connectivity, we can tell those stories. Our stories."

The site includes digital stories to watch, resources, workshop schedules, and a great "how-to" guide, The Art, Skill, Craft and Magic of Digital Storytelling
www.dsi.kqed.org

"The Art, Skill, Craft, and Magic of Digital Storytelling: A How-Come, How-To Guide, 2008 Edition"
from KQED TV (San Francisco, USA), Digital Storytelling Initiative. Additional resources and links available on the KQED DSI site.

http://dsi.kqed.org/index.php/workshops/about/C66/

 

BBC Capture Wales Wales, UK
"Capture Wales is the BBC's award-winning Digital Storytelling project which came out of a partnership formed in 2001 between BBC Wales and Cardiff University.

BBC Capture Wales ran monthly workshops from 2001 - February 2008, facilitating people in the making of their digital stories. In this section you can watch the wealth of stories that were created on workshops during that period. "

The site includes digital stories to watch, resources, and the "how-to" guide, A Guide to Digital Storytelling by members of the BBC Capture Wales / Cipolwg ar Gymru Team"
www.bbc.co.uk/wales/audiovideo/sites/about/index.shtml

"A Guide to Digital Storytelling by members of the BBC Capture Wales / Cipolwg ar Gymru team"
from the BBC.

www.bbc.co.uk/wales/audiovideo/sites/yourvideo/pdf/
aguidetodigitalstorytelling-bbc.pdf
 
 
Additional Web Resources
Chittenden Central Digital Storytelling Resources
www.ccsuvt.org/technology/educational-technology-resources/digital-storytelling-resources/
Story Corps
/storycorps.org/
Tech-Head Resources and links for Digital Storytelling.
www.tech-head.com/dstory.htm
 
 
 
Selected Print Resources

Hartley, John, and Kelly McWilliam. 2009. Story Circle: Digital Storytelling around the World. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell.

Lambert, Joe. 2008. Digital Storytelling: Capturing Lives, Creating Community. 2nd ed. Berkeley, CA: Digital Diner Press.

 
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