Digital Research

Considering I’m still coming off of my 11-year school hiatus, I find that when it comes to research, my first instinct is still to seek physical sources such as books and original documents. However, there is an abundance of information available on the Internet. I am forcing myself to expand my horizons as almost anything […]

Digitizing History

The medium of the World Wide Web changes the practice of doing history in significant ways. The accessibility of the Internet by the vast majority of people allows greater exposure of subject matter. People can now find information easily by doing a quick search. An abundance of sources is available online, including digitized versions of […]

A Little Background Information…

Although I am currently a graduate student in Public History, a year ago I did not even know that this field existed. Even though I majored in History as an undergraduate in college, I had spent the previous 11 years working in the professional world, mostly in finance. I had always planned on returning to […]