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482. Of Kings' Treasuries and the E-Protean Invasion: The Evolving Nature of Scholarly Research

Wednesday, 7 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 613, WSCC

Program arranged by the Division on Methods of Literary Research

Presiding: Jude V. Nixon, Salem State Univ.

Speakers: Douglas M. Armato, Univ. of Minnesota Press; Harriett Green, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana; Dean J. Smith, Project MUSE; Pierre A. Walker, Salem State Univ.

Session Description:

This roundtable addresses the veritable explosion of emerging technologies (Google Books, Wikipedia, and e-readers) currently available to faculty members to enhance their scholarly research and how these resources are altering fundamentally the method of scholarly research. The session also wishes to examine access to these technologies and how they interact with the traditional research library and the still meaningful role, if any, it plays in scholarly research.


Subject:

  • The Profession – Research and Bibliography

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