Digital Library Seminar Series: 2004-04-14

Topic

"eJay" : the 21st Century Edition of a Founding Father's Papers

Speaker

Mary-Jo Kline

Affiliation

Consultant (The John Jay Papers, Columbia University Libraries) and American History Specialist (Brown University Library).  Mary-Jo is a Barnard graduate with M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in American History from Columbia and an M.S.L.S. degree from The Catholic University of America.  Past projects include authoring "A Guide to Documentary Editing" and working with the Library of Congress on the "American Memory" collection.

Description

The Papers of John Jay is an image database of thousands of pages scanned from photocopies of original documents (correspondence, memos, diaries, etc.) written by or to the American statesman John Jay (1745-1829).

Date

2004-04-14

Day

Wednesday

Time

10:00-11:00 AM

Location

203 Butler Library, Morningside Heights Campus, Columbia University

Files

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