Historical Primary Sources with Adam Matthew Databases

When

Oct. 9, 2017,
9am to 10:30am

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Tiberti Boardroom

Description

This demonstration, presented by Priscilla Finley, Humanities Librarian, and Ben Lacey, Academic Outreach Specialist for Adam Matthew Digital Publications, will explore a number of Adam Matthew-branded databases including Victorian Popular Culture, American Indian Histories and Culture, American West, Literary Manuscripts, and Migration to New Worlds Part 1 & 2.

Participants will have an opportunity to learn more about data mining or creating data visualizations using Adam Matthew collections, and attendees will see a sneak preview of the upcoming Handwriting Search Tool for searching in untranscribed digitized manuscripts.

Light refreshments will be available.

Admission Information

This even is free and open to UNLV undergraduate students, graduate students, faculty, and administrative staff.

Contact Information

University Libraries
Priscilla Finley
702-895-2132

Event Sponsor

UNLV University Libraries and Adam Matthew Digital Publications

The event is part of UNLV Research Week