Research Clutter: A New App Helps Create Order out of Disorder
Zoë Jackson | Apr 1, 2018What is the opposite of entropy, a trend toward disorder and chaos? Tropy, as Stephen Robertson, a c...
Clio: Connecting Place with the Past
Zoe Jackson | Mar 12, 2018David Trowbridge hopes Clio will catch people at their "moment of curiosity" about a particular historical monument, and connect them to relevant historical scholarship.
Search History: Making Research Transparent in the Digital Age
Stephanie Kingsley Brooks | Mar 9, 2018At the 2018 AHA annual meeting, researchers, documentary editors, librarians, archivists, and educat...
Teaching Local History using Digital Methods
Seth Denbo | Dec 21, 2017“British Again Striking Hard on Somme Front Capture Two Lines of German Trenches” reads a banner hea...
What Do Digital Historians Want? Lessons from the AHA's Digital History Workshop
Rebecca S. Wingo and Kalani Craig | Dec 1, 2017In February 2017, Evan Faulkenbury, assistant professor of history at SUNY Cortland, wrote a blog po...
Consider the Source: The High School Historians of THATClass
Seth Denbo | Dec 1, 2017The allergy to microfilm research among today’s young people has been overdiagnosed—or so found Patr...
Virtual Reality and the Classroom: How Historians Can Respond
Andrew M. Koke | Oct 1, 2017Students around the world have sought to learn about World War I on its centennial, but it’s often h...
Historians and the Technologies of Research
Robert B. Townsend | Oct 1, 2017Editor's Note: This article is the first of a two-part series analyzing historians’ use of digital t...
A History Dissertation Goes Digital
Kritika Agarwal | Aug 28, 2017A few months ago, Celeste Sharpe, then a graduate student at George Mason University (GMU), defended what is purportedly the...
Exploring the Brutality of Expansion
John Rosinbum | Jul 24, 2017American Panorama is an interactive digital atlas with six different visualizations with subjects spanning American history from the 19th to the 21st centuries.