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American Memory by Library of Congress American Memory – Subject Headings “I Do Solemnly Swear . . .”: Presidential Inaugurations at American Memory James Buchanan’s Presidential Inauguration (1857) Lincoln documents, photos & transcriptions www.DoHistory.org Center for History and New Media — http://chnm.gmu.edu/ US sources and web reviews — http://historymatters.gmu.edu/ Richard Frethorne letter (1623) Non-US sources […]

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Some examples from the class…. Name confusion — Justin Wikipedia…. — Amanda Wrong audience — Lacey Credibility Questions — Davis, Tommy Fanboy Sites (aka obsessive amateur) — Julie [The site she should have linked to for today….] What do we do about blogs? — Kari

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Database Searching

Well, I’m sure exhausted after 50 minutes of fast-paced searching in 4 different databases and a quick del.icio.us tutorial. I imagine everyone else is too. But, during those 50 minutes there were more than 100 different source citations marked in del.icio.us in those 50 minutes for people in the class. That doesn’t include those sources […]

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