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HU Libraries/CETLA Teaching with Archives 2008

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    • 1. Teaching with Digital Archives CETLA | IL09 Alliah Humber, HU Libraries Spring 2010
    • 2. Overview
        • What are Digital Archives?
        • Information Formats
        • Types of information
        • Digital Archive Sites
    • 3. Workshop Goals
        • To provide participants with the information resources pertinent to their subject area of focus
        • To enable participates to select, locate, access, retrieve, evaluate, organize, and preserve information
        • To provide hands-on practice with a variety of database search interfaces and management tools
    • 4. Digital archives:
      • preserve and provide access to the electronic archival records
      • comprise of digitized images of historical records ranging from paper-based materials to analog media
      • have records that are born-digitally
      • designed with the user in mind
      • increase access to special collections!
    • 5. Types of Information (digitized)
        • birth, marriage, death records
        • ephemera
        • photographs
        • broadsides
        • carte-de-visitas
        • news clippings
        • Objects
        • military records
        • Correspondences
        • Television programs
        • Audio recordings
        • Etc…
    • 6. Types of Digital Archives
        • Government 
          • State Archives / County / Local Archives
          • State Libraries / Special Collections
          • State Historical Societies / Museum
        • Academic
          • University Libraries / Special Collections
          • Archives / Special Collections
          • Institutional Respositories
        •   Non-profit
          • Foundations,
          • organizations, Institutes
        • Open Web Objects/Units
    • 7. @ HU Moorland Spingarn Research Center
    • 8. @ Howard http://www.howard.edu/library
        • African American Biographical Database
        • Black Drama
        • International Index to Black Periodicals
        • Accessible Archives
        • LexisNexis
        • Ethnic News Watch
        • JSTOR | ProjectMuse
    • 9. #1place to search /discover collections WorldCat maintains a collection of over 50,000 libraries including Howard University. It is considered the world's largest network of library content and services.    www.worldcat.org
    • 10. SIRIS-Smithsonian Institution Research Information System
    • 11. NYPL Digital Gallery | Results -
    • 12. National Archives
    • 13. African American Odyssey: A Quest for Full Citizenship
    • 14. USC Digital Library
    • 15. Virginia Memory
    • 16. African Online Digital Library - Portal Page
    • 17. Detroit Public Television's American Black Journal
    • 18. "Dealin'" with poet and Pan African supporter Haki Madhubuti
    • 19. Odetta Gordon performs "Give Me Your Hand"
    • 20. Brandeis Institutional Repository - Home
    • 21. [email_address] : A feminist perspective on environmental ethics: Carol Gilligan, Val Plumwood , the effects of the sexual revolution, daycare vs. parental care, Wendell Berry The Unsettling of America
    • 22. Journal E: Without Sanctuary: Lynching Photography in America
    • 23. The Fort Scott Tribune - Google News Archive Search
    • 24. Sophie Tucker Receives Honor from Noble Sissle - Jet Magazine, November 26, 1953 on Flickr - Photo Sharing!
    • 25. Questions? Comments? [email_address]