Probably the single greatest online resource on the planet for educators and researchers is the Library of Congress Website. It makes numerous historical and instructional materials accessible, including primary resources.

The difficulty arises in how to access this information.

This session will demonstrate how to navigate the Library of Congress Website to access all kinds of resources including historic newspapers, photographs, primary documents, music, interviews, and instructional material for the classroom.

There’s a goldmine of information here.


Original broadcast September 22, 2016

Biography ~ Alison Leonard
Alison Leonard is the Online Learning and Reference Librarian at Lynn University. She holds a B.A. in History from Virginia Tech, an M.A. in International Transactions from George Mason University (which included study abroad at Oxford University in England), and an M.L.I.S. from San Jose State University. She has visited over 90 U.S. national parks, and has run into bears on the trail but thankfully no mountain lions.