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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

04/20/2018: RRCHNM @ NCPH Annual Meeting

Sheila Brennan will be facilitating a roundtable entitled "Extending the Power of Public History through Open Access Digital Publishing," at the National Council on Public History Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, on April 20, from 3.30-5.00pm. See all events


ReSounding the Archives

The Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media (RRCHNM) received a 4-VA Research Grant to fund the digital project, ReSounding the Archives. ReSounding the Archives is an interdisciplinary collaboration that brings together digital humanities, history, and music. Partners include: RRCHNM and the College for the Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) at George Mason University […]

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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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