12/11/2018: RRCHNM @ CNI Membership Meeting

Stephen Robertson, with Seth Denbo of the American Historical Association, will be presenting a project briefing on “Promoting a Public Face for Scholarly Journals” at the Coalition for Networked Information Membership meeting in Washington D.C. on Tuesday, December 11 at 10.15am

12/02/2016: RRCHNM @ NCSS Conference

Kelly Schrum and Jennifer Rosenfeld will be presenting a poster at the National Council for the Social Studies Conference, in Washington, DC.

RRCHNM Shapes WebWise 2012

WebWise 2012 was not your average professional conference with a StarTrek actor and a punk rocker in the lineup as keynote speakers. The attendees of WebWise 2012, a conference sponsored by the Institute for Museum and Library Services for their grantees and other library, archives, and museum professionals, were inspired by LeVar Burton (Roots, Star […]

The Chronicle features 12 Tech Innovators

Dan Cohen, the director of the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media was featured as one of the 12 Tech Innovators in the Chronicle of Higher Ed this week. At a university where “Innovation is Tradition” Dr. Cohen seeks to “find new ways to do humanities research using digital tools, and give even […]

CHNM Co-Organizing 2012 WebWise Conference

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) has awarded a contract to CHNM, in partnership with the Balboa Park Online Collaborative (BPOC), to help organize the 2012 WebWise Conference on Libraries and Museums in the Digital Age to be held February 29-March 2 at the Renaissance Harbor Place in Baltimore, MD. The theme for […]

Shapell Manuscript Foundation Teaching Resources

These teacher resources are based on the engaging primary sources found in the Shapell Manuscript Collection and are designed to improve students’ historical thinking skills. The resources cover topics such as Abraham Lincoln’s relationship with Jewish Americans, U.S. Travelers in the Holy Land, the Election of 1912, and John F. Kennedy’s approach to national service and they have been developed for those teaching secondary students in history and government.