Electronic Enlightenment explores the relationships and movement of ideas from the time of The Enlightenment to the 20th century through a web of personal correspondence. This digital collection contains over 69,000 letters and documents exchanged between more than 8,000 individuals.
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The proposed project involves hosting an ACRL licensed workshop on “Intersections of Scholarly Communication and Information Literacy” aimed at developing collaborations and learning experiences for students, faculty, and staff interested in improving competencies in these areas or integrating them into their teaching or research.
Our August summer intersession building hours begin on Friday, August 11 when Willis Library will close at 7:00 p.m. The building hours for Willis Library are:
Wesley G. Phelps received his B.A. and M.A. from the University of North Texas and his Ph.D. in history from Rice University. He is currently an assistant professor of history at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas, where he teaches courses on recent United States history, the American South, and LGBTQ history. His current research focuses on gay and lesbian political activism in the late twentieth century.
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Learn about the Espionage Act of 1917 and the history of spying in America with our resources.
Our libraries are helping students succeed at UNT by offering writing lab and subject specific tutoring this summer in Willis Library.
Brian Elliot is a Ph.D. Student and Teaching Fellow with the History Department at the University of North Texas. Brian’s research focuses on slavery during the Civil War, and the legacy of former slaves as “Black Confederates.” Brian’s published materials include his Master’s thesis “Peculiar Pairings: Texas Confederates and their Black Body Servants," as well as a number of published book reviews. Brian has presented his research at several conferences, including at the Society for Military History, and the Southwest Social Science Association, and has given informal talks on his research and the utility of digital resources in historical research.
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