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Digital History and the Public: Envisioning the Mississippi Valley of the Nineteenth Century
(Edinburgh University Press and Association for History and Computing, 2007-10)
Article describes resources available online via Mark Twain's Mississippi Project web site (http://dig.lib.niu.edu/twain) and argues that they represent an important means by which non-specialist users may imagine and ...
Solomon Huebner and the Development of Life Insurance Sales Professionalism, 1905-1927
(Oxford University Press, 2005-12)
In 1927 the National Association of Life Underwriters collaborated with Professor Solomon Huebner of the University of Pennsylvania to found the American College of Life Underwriters, an institution devoted to establishing ...
Donor Relations 2.0: Using Web 2.0 to Connect with Donors
(Society of American Archivists Annual Meeting, Austin, TX, August 14, 2009., 2009)
"Webs of Significance": The Abraham Lincoln Historical Digitization Project, New Technology, and the Democratization of History
(The Alliance of Digital Humanities Organization, 2007)
Lincoln/Net (http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu), a product of the Abraham Lincoln Historical Digitization Project at Northern Illinois University Libraries, represents a new type of historically oriented digital library resource. ...
Minutes, January 11, 2008
Building a New Generation of Online Public History Resources: Promise and Problems Identified in the Development of the Abraham Lincoln Historical Digitization Project
(Doing Public History, 2008)
This article describes the development of the Lincoln/Net web site at Northern Illinois University Libraries. It argues that to date academic historians have largely used digital technology and the web to advance research, ...
Selected Research and Writings on Instruction for Music Librarians: An Annotated Bibliography
(Haworth Press, Inc., the journal has since been acquired by Taylor & Francis, 2004)
This is a classified annotated bibliography of selected writings on library instruction for music librarians. Works cited include books and articles about instruction in music libraries, other course-related or course-integrated ...
EconLit: Light on the Dismal Science
(Taylor & Francis, 2000)
The article examines the weaknesses and strengths of the economics database, EconLit. Comparison is made with other social science databases with especial emphasis on the alphanumeric classification and indexing system ...
Degrees with Distinction
Guy de Maupassant
(Fitzroy Dearborn, 2001)