Online Office Hours for April 7 and 9: Local History Resources and Chronicling America

Join Library of Congress education specialists every Tuesday and Thursday at 2pm ET for free online Office Hours for education. Each session will include a twenty-minute topical presentation with plenty of time for questions and answers with Library experts.

Join us at https://locgov.webex.com/meet/kmcg.

This week, we’ll be discussing:

April 7: Local History Resources
Help students explore the history that happened just outside their front door. Learn about resources that can help students learn about their communities and connections to national and international events.

April 9: Chronicling America – Plenty to Research in Historic Newspapers
Join Library of Congress education and newspaper experts to learn about the digitized historic newspapers available through the Chronicling America program. Contribute teaching strategies for using the materials with students.

 

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