H-Scholar is sponsored by the National Coalition of Independent Scholars. Its purposes are: assisting independent scholars to share their work and research interests with the larger community, enhancing their productivity by promoting the sharing of information and resources, facilitating communication between independent and academically affiliated scholars with shared interests and concerns, providing information about issues of general interest to all working scholars regardless of their discipline or situation and creating a forum for discussion of specific scholarly issues across disciplinary boundaries.

Recent Content

Re: H-Net book Channel, comment

Following Margaret DeLacy's advice posted on H-Scholar, I took a look at H-Net's Channel, and was impressed at the large number of books covered there under a wide list of categories, as well as the recency of the books. Most are from 2015 or 2016, with only a few harking back to the '00s. I'm not sure how H-Net is producing this, but given the difficulty of keeping up with works in any one field, it's certainly a great service.