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Teaching with Archives

  • Tuesday, April 30, 2013
  • 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • New York City College of Technology (CUNY) Ursula C. Schwerin Library (Atrium, 4th Floor) 300 Jay Street Brooklyn NY, 11201
This program, co-sponsored by ACRL/NY and the Polytechnic Institute of New York University, focuses on the rewards and challenges of using archival sources in the classroom.

Panelists include:

Elizabeth Call, Brooklyn Historical Society librarian responsible for the repository’s books, maps, and special collections;

Dr. Elaine Carey, Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of History, St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences;

Robin M. Katz, Brooklyn Historical Society Outreach and Public Services Archivist, Co-coordinator of BHS Students and Faculty in the Archives (SAFA) project;

Dr. Christopher Leslie, Instructor of Media, Science, and Technology Studies at Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU/Poly)

These experts will share their experiences as instructors, librarians, and archivists in a panel discussion with extensive time for questions and discussion. Anyone who uses primary source material will enjoy and learn from this unique session. Registration is free.

Time: 2:30-4:00 pm

RSVP by April 15 to Keith Muchowski (kmuchowski@citytech.cuny.edu)

Co-chairs of the event: 
Keith Muchowski
Instruction/Reference Librarian, New York City College of Technology (CUNY)
Chair, ACRL/NY Special Collections and Archives Discussion Group

Lindsay Anderberg
Archivist and User Services Librarian, NYU/Poly

Questions? communications@nycarchivists.org

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