Archive for December, 2011

Student work from Projects in Digital Archives

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011

I am pleased to announce two new digital archives created by students in Projects in Digital Archives (LIS 665) at SILS. The first is the JDC Oral History Archive. The JDC (or the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee) is an international Jewish relief organization. Several of the oral histories discuss the pivotal role the JDC […]

Press for German Traces NYC

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

We’ve been fortunate to get some nice write-ups for German Traces NYC. Some of these include: Das East Village. New York Daily News Wenn in New York deutsche Geschichte lebendig wird.  Nürnberger Nachrichten German Traces in New York. DRadio Wissen (German Radio). Auf deutschen Spuren durch New York. (German Radio). Augmented Reality App shows […]

Lauch Party!

Thursday, December 1st, 2011

I am pleased to announce the launch party this Friday for German Traces NYC. Pratt did a very nice press release on the project, and we just released an introduction video for the project: I will also be presenting the research related to the project at the GreyLit Conference (December 6, 2011 at the Library […]