Democratizing history through digital media and tools.

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The Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media (RRCHNM) is a multi-disciplinary team that develops online teaching resources, digital collections and exhibits, open-source software, and training in digital literacy and skills.

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Upcoming RRCHNM Events

06/28/2017: RRCHNM @ International Society for Technology in Education conference

RRCHNM Graduate Research Assistant, Sara Collini, will present a poster session entitled "Eagle Eye Citizen: Interactive Engagement with Civics and History” at the ISTE 2017 annual conference in San Antonio, TX. Come learn how solving and creating online challenges using Library of Congress primary sources can help students develop historical thinking skills and civic understanding. See all events

News

Eagle Eye Citizen takes flight at National History Day

What happens when you combine more than 3,000 students who love history with an online challenge-making contest using primary sources from the Library of Congress and then sweeten the pot with a $50 Amazon gift card? That is what we wanted to find out at the National History Day® (NHD) Contest held June 11-June 15, […]

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Featured Project

The September 11 Digital Archive

The September 11 Digital Archive collects, preserves, and presents the history of the September 11, 2001 attacks in New York, Virginia, and Pennsylvania. It has become the leading digital repository of material related to the events of 9/11/2001 and includes more than 150,000 first-hand accounts, emails, images, and other digital materials. The Archive was a […]

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Each year, the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media’s many project websites receive over 16 million visitors, and more than a million people rely on its digital tools to teach, learn, and conduct research. Donations help us sustain these resources.

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