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Archival Research Training (ART): 2014: Home

ARCHIVAL RESEARCH TRAINING

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CONTACT US!

Courtney Chartier
Head of Research Services, Manuscript, Archvies, and Rare Book Library
404-727-6920
 
Gabrielle Dudley
Research Library Fellow, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
404-727-1652
 
Erica Bruchko
Humanities Librarian (Americanist), Robert W. Woodruff Library
404-727-0657
 
Kelly Ball
Research Services Assistant, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
404-727-0095
 
Chris Pollette
Outreach and Emerging Technologies Librarian, Robert W. Woodruff Library
404-727-0659

COURSE OUTLINE

ART: ARCHIVAL RESEARCH TRAINING

MARBL and the Robert W. Woodruff Library

March 31st – April 1st 2014

 

MONDAY A.M.

 

9:00-9:30

Welcome Activity: Object Roundtable

 

9:30-12:00

Presentations:

Finding Archives and Archival Collections, Erica Bruchko

Finding and Understanding Rare Book Collections, David Faulds

Activity: Identifying Archives, Beginning a Research Plan

 

12:00-1:00

Lunch Break, Alons

 

MONDAY P.M.

 

1:00-1:45 Tour: Courtney Chartier

 

1:45-4:00

Presentation & Activity: “What’s in a Finding Aid and What Does it Mean to Me?”, Courtney Chartier and Gabrielle Dudley

 

HOMEWORK

Assignment: Review the list of productivity application and select one to download or use. Prepare 1 to 3 questions about research and technology tools. What do you want to know? We will use these during the Q & A on Tuesday afternoon.

 

TUESDAY, A.M.

9:00-12:00

Presentation: Preparing for a Visit, Kelly Ball

Activity: Completing Your Research Plan

 

12:00-1:00 Lunch Break, Brown-bag

 

TUESDAY, P.M.

 

1:00-1:45

Presentation: Working with Materials and Productivity Tools, Chris Pollette, Gabrielle Dudley

 

1:45-2:15

Q & A

 

2:15-3:30

Presentation & Activity: Care and Handling "MARBL-Go-Round," Gabrielle Dudley, Courtney Chartier

 

3:30-4:00

Class Debrief and Assessment, Courtney Chartier