Course Details and Schedule

Introduction to key information sources for the study of colonial America and US history up to 1990. Starting with finding tools to locate material, examples of source materials will then be shown including archival, microform, printed/online collections and useful web portals and audiovisual collections.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • Colonial America
  • US history
  • early printed books
  • US newspapers
  • US government papers
Course information
Intended audience Students, researchers and anyone interested in this topic.
Prior knowledge Basic familiarity with the Internet/Windows applications.
Resources Brief notes are supplied at no charge
Software Standard Internet Browser
Format Presentation with practical exercises
Where next? See other workshops in the WISER programme or contact your subject librarian for assistance

Course provider: IT Learning Programme

Schedule
Booking normally opens 30 days before the course begins.
Commences Dates Time Sessions Cost Location Status
3rd week Monday 12 May 11:00-12:30 1 0.00 Training Room, Radcliffe Science Library, Radcliffe Science Library, University Science Area, Oxford, OX1 3QP places available Add to basket

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