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A Newspaper, a Digital Library, and a Digital Encyclopedia Walk into a Classroom: Digital Resources from the Ohio History Connection
Want to include more Ohio in your classroom and don’t know where to start? Attend this webinar to learn about three premier resources for Ohio history: Chronicling America, the Library of Congress’s digital newspaper database; Ohio Memory, the collaborative digital library of the Ohio History Connection and State Library of Ohio, containing photographs, manuscripts and other primary resources; and Ohio History Central, an online encyclopedia. In addition to learning how to search the resources, you’ll hear ideas on how to incorporate them in your lesson plans and student projects for a variety of subjects.
About the PresentersJenni Salamon, Ohio History Connection Coordinator, Ohio Digital Newspaper Program
Jenni Salamon is the Coordinator for the Ohio Digital Newspaper Program at the Ohio History Connection. She has been with the Ohio History Connection since 2009 and currently manages their newspaper digitization efforts and serves as a Reference Archivist in the Archives/Library. She has a BA in English from Ohio University and an MLIS from Kent State University. Her areas of expertise include newspaper digitization as well as traditional and digital newspaper research on various topics.