Folklore in the Best of the Web Directory


American Folklife Center

Documents extensive collections of American folklife material. Includes a getting started guide and resources for educators.

An Electronical Journal of Folklore

Features a project history, journal, and editorial board information.

Foamy Custard

Presents many articles on areas where folklore, mytholology and cultural studies collide.

Folklore Australia

Contains the National Register of Australian Folklore Collections, plus information on other related organizations and folklore associations in Australia.

Hometown Tales

Folklore and urban legend podcast homepage offering show notes, a blog, an online store, and downloads.

Journal of Folklore Research

Peer-reviewed publication of the Folklore Institute at Indiana University.

New York Folklore Society

Provides information about the Society, its publications and programs, forums and conferences.

Old Wives Tales

Features a collection of stories while questioning their legitimacy.

Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage

Institution promoting the understanding and continuity of diverse, contemporary grassroots cultures in the United States and around the world.

Stanford University: Solar Folklore

Myths, legends and accounts from indigenous populations attempting to explain the suns' significance and come to grips with nature's phenomena.

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