Course Code: HIST636 Course ID: 3987 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate
This advanced course explores the nature of the Web for historical research. Students will be exposed to techniques for evaluating and discovering “trusted” resources, as well as participation in related scholarly communities. In addition, the class provides theoretical underpinnings for the digitization of analog materials and controls for “born-digital” resources as part of a preservation program. Topics to be explored include: selection for preservation, copyright issues, digital longevity, formats and strategies for preservation, metadata to support digital preservation, maintaining the integrity and authenticity of digital materials, management of digitization and digital preservation programs, risk management, and disaster recovery
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Start Month||Session||Weeks|
|07/27/2021 - 12/31/2021||01/03/2022 - 02/27/2022||January||Winter 2022 Session B||8 Week session|
|10/26/2021 - 04/01/2022||04/04/2022 - 05/29/2022||April||Spring 2022 Session B||8 Week session|
|Book Title:||Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.|
|Author:||No Author Specified|
Not current for future courses.