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Visit  Alabama Center for Traditional Culture  for abundant materials on Alabama folklife 
For information about folklife grants and apprenticeships visit Folklife Program of the Alabama State Council on the Arts
For a handbook on finding  traditional artists and presenting  them at schools and other programs visit
Presenting Traditional Artists
To watch Sweet is the Day: A Sacred Harp Family Portrait and obtain abundant information about Sacred Harp Singing, go to Folkstreams.Net
The most comprehensive list of folklife information on the web  is published by The Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Smithsonian Institution

   American Folklife Center

You may browse some of the collections at the Library of Congress's American Folklife Center without leaving home. Of particular interest to Alabamians  is the following collection, which contains recordings John Lomax made in Sumter County under the guidance of Ruby Pickens Tartt:  Southern Mosaic: The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip
While not devoted specifically to folklore, the Alabama Music Hall of Fame website is a source for information on the music of Alabamians. 
Alabama Ghostlore is a site hosted by Dr. Alan Brown at the University of West Alabama in Livingston.
The Chattahoochee Folklife Project  is sponsored by the Historic Chattahoochee Commission. 
  The Colored Sacred Harp web site contains information about the Jackson family of Ozark, Alabama, and their role in African-American Sacred Harp singing.

Alabama Cemetery Tour 

Report on a visit to several cemeteries in North Alabama by Alan Jabbour with photos by Karen Singer Jabbour.  This is part of a study that the Jabbours are doing of southern burial traditions.

 

Other Web Pages of Interest:

Tapnet.org gives links to national folklife programs and organizations.

University of Indiana's Folklore Department

Folklife in Louisiana

Florida Folklife Program 


Chinese Folk Culture--an attractive and informative website produced in China and written in English.