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Smithsonian Releases Learning Lab for Everyone To Discover and Use Digital Museum Resources

The Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access today has launched the Smithsonian Learning Lab, "an online toolkit [free] that enables everyone to find, customize and share digital museum resources with others. The Learning Lab offers free digital access to more than a million diverse resources from across the Smithsonian along with simple-to-use tools to organize, augment and personalize these assets."

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-HistBibl: 20 June - 27 June

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 20 June 2016 to 27 June 2016.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-HistBibl.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.


Archiving the Internet: How Historians Can Help

An AHA Today article on "the importance and complexity of archiving today’s digital artifacts", reports on the discussions at “Saving the Web: The Ethics and Challenges of Preserving What’s on the Internet,” a one-day symposium hosted by Dame Wendy Hall (Univ. of Southampton) at the John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress on Thursday, June 16, 2016.