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User Experience for Public Historians Boot Camp

This workshop, which will take place on May 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Rutgers-Camden, will cover the fundamentals of UX, why it matters, and ways to convince others in your organization to invest in this process.

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Lord Baltimore Fellowships 2016

The Maryland Historical Society is inviting applications for its Research Fellowship program. The fellowships are designed to promote scholarship in Maryland history and culture through research in its library collections.

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APS Franklin Research Grants

The American Philosophical Society is offering research grants that are due by October 1 and December 1, 2015.

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Deadline Approaching for the 2015-2016 Fellowship Competition by the Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies

The deadline to submit a project proposal for the fellowship competition at the Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum is November 30, 2014.
The Mandel Center awards fellowships-in-residence to candidates working on their dissertations, postdoctoral researchers, and senior scholars.

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See something new today with the Digital Public Library of America

The Digital Public Library of America is an extraordinary new resource worth checking out immediately, especially if you have some free time to spare. It took me some time to realize the potential of this platform, so I offer this

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Project post: The Quest to Engage the Public in Scholarly Conversations Online

How can the internet change the way that we conduct research in the humanities? This is a question that scholars have been asking since the earliest days of the web, but as our own relationship with the internet develops through

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Free Workshop Series: Using Primary Sources to Teach the Hudson Valley

From Teaching the Hudson Valley: Teaching the Hudson Valley, in conjunction with the Southeastern New York Library Resources Council (SENYLRC) is offering a five-part workshop series on using primary resources.  The series is free to K-12 teachers, librarians and educators

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