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What's New For Teachers
New article of interest:
Rosenkranz, Adam; Burrow, Gale; and Crane, Lisa. "Developing a Primary Source Lab Series: A Collaboration Between Special Collections and Subject Collections Librarians." Collaborating for Impact: Special Collections and Liaison Librarian Partnerships. Edited by Kristen Totleben and Lori Birrell. Chicago: ACRL:/ALA, 2016. 163-86.
Recent Items For Scholars
Kara makes a convincing argument in response to Simon’s first comments about the “add and stir” method of women in history. While sources that recount the presence and achievements of men are aplenty, finding ways to uncover the contributions of women to history requires a different reading/approach to primary sources. Material culture and records of observed cultural practices (lady’s handbooks written by women, cookbooks etc.) have the potential to produce the same caliber of work.