TriCo Libraries Seminar on Web Resources, 2 March 05

1. Free Websites for classes?

On-line bibs & full-text (well, free to students): Avery Index, JSAH etc. in JStor, NYT in ProQuest

Documentation sites:

PAB [http://www.philadelphiabuildings.org/pab/]
PiT [http://www.brynmawr.edu/iconog/],
HABSHAER [http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/habs_haer/]
LoC [http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/].

Images: SAH [http://www.sah.org/], SAHie:

World Architecture Survey
-- http://www.brynmawr.edu/Acads/Cities/wld/wcapts1.html
US Architecture Survey
-- http://www.brynmawr.edu/Acads/Cities/imgb/digcapt3.html
Philadelphia Architecture Survey:
-- PAIR (in dev, w/ Christa Williford and Mike Zarro)
Lectures: (MDID):
-- http://mdid.brynmawr.edu/

2. Encourage website use?

City190 links: [http://www.brynmawr.edu/cities/05-190/190cal.html]

3. Finding useful websites?

SAH Net Resources:
[http://www.sah.org/oldsite06012004/netresources.html]

4. Website evaluation?

City306 critiques: [http://www.brynmawr.edu/cities/mostlyjc/03-306/clwk.html]
SAHemc wish.

5. Student access to websites?

City190 links: [http://www.brynmawr.edu/cities/05-190/190cal.html]
City378 links: [http://www.brynmawr.edu/cities/04-378/378cal.html]
City207 links: [http://www.brynmawr.edu/cities/04-207/207wkg.html]

6. Websites different than books?

Deep mapping:
Turgot Map of Paris, 1739, Kyoto University Library.
-- http://ddb.libnet.kulib.kyoto-u.ac.jp/exhibit-e/f28/f28cont.html
Map of Rome, by Giambattista Nolli, 1748, U. California, Berkeley.
-- http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/EART/maps/nolli.html

Close texture of doc'm:
Places in Time [http://www.brynmawr.edu/iconog/frdr.html#cns], directories, fire insurance surveys, etc.

7. Student-authored?

BMC City 306 projects:
-- [http://www.brynmawr.edu/iconog/frdr.html#cns]
UP HSPV 600 student work:
-- [http://www.brynmawr.edu/iconog/uphp/proj-04.html]

8. Scholarship Models?

19th-c. Street panoramas [Phila: http://www.brynmawr.edu/iconog/baxter/baxmap.html] [all: on CD].
19th-c. "Philadelphia Suburban Homes" [http://www.brynmawr.edu/iconog/wh/whhome.htm]
Wilson Eyre [http://www.design.upenn.edu/Eyre/Eyreintro.html]


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