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Genealogy: Finding the Family You Never Knew
posted Tuesday, May 3, 2016
There are not many who can usurp a librarian’s role as researcher unless it’s the genealogist.  Even then, this is a symbiotic relationship and one of complete collaboration.  Who knows better what lurks in archives than the gatekeepers of those goods?  Previously, tracing family trees was the province of those with idle time on their […]

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The Student as Researcher
posted Monday, April 25, 2016
Pedagogy is defined as “the method and practice of teaching, especially as an academic subject or theoretical concept” and, though the concept of students as researchers is not new, the adjustment of student as a collaborator and associate rather than the receptacle for knowledge is coming into its own.  Though student as an independent thinker […]

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