2018-2020 Grant Cycle Events & Outreach
(chronological order, current @bottom)
|Date & Event / Outreach||Place||Audience & Count||Notes|
|Sept. 26-28, 2018
NDNP Annual Meeting
|Washington DC||NDNP grant recipients
Library of Congress
National Endowment for the Humanities
|October 14, 2018
NV Library Association Conference
|Westin Hotel Las Vegas, NV||Librarians, information professionals, and other members of the NLA
|Presentation: Historic News content, K-12, scholar, lifelong learner, genealogist use, and demo on search, clip, save.
(We received positive feedback on the NLA assessment from audience.)Presentation slides: NEVADA LIBRARY ASSOC ChronAm OCT 2018
|November 5-9, 2018
|Teacher Ed Chat:
Participants mostly Nevada, however a few were from out of state (e.g., OR)
|An educational chat occurred November 5; co-facilitated: Carrie Stewart (NDNP) with UNLV Education Department, Dr. Fawn Canady (expertise in Literacy Education, media literacy, and visual literacy)
5 questions discussed
|January 23, 2019
Transfer Student Mixer
|100+ UNLV Students (transfer in)||Stacey Fott and Cory Lampert table/attended|
|February 15, 2019
Marina Georgieva, former Project Manager for this project, published an article with colleagues – Our project is highlighted!
|Journal of Contemporary Archival Studies||Field Professional Community||Citation: Lapworth, Emily; Jones, Sarah; and Georgieva, Marina (2019) “Microfilm, Manuscripts, and Photographs: A Case Study Comparing Three Large-Scale Digitization Projects,” Journal of Contemporary Archival Studies: Vol. 6, Article 5.
Available at: https://elischolar.library.yale.edu/jcas/vol6/iss1/5
|February 25, 2019
|UNLV Libraries Staff
|This class was taught by Marina Georgieva, former NDNP Project Manager.
The project website was used as the class website / WordPress model and all activities of class utilized NDNP materials.
|April 16, 2019
1872 Masonic Time Capsule RevealedMayor of Reno, Hillary Schieve presided
|Cargo Concert Hall
Hosted by Whitney Peak Hotel255 N Virginia St.
|Open to public; invite via Facebook- Public
|2 articles from 1872 announcing the cornerstone ceremony; posted to the invite via Facebook:
The Daily state register. (Carson City, Nev.), 08 Oct. 1872.
Gold Hill daily news. (Gold Hill, Nev.),
|May 10, 2019
Statewide Digitization Workshop
|UNLV Libraries Goldfield Room||Professionals from libraries, museum, agencies across the state*||Tabled and gave away promo material during breaks; participated in workshop sessions|
|May 15, 2019
|Glen Taylor Elementary School
|3rd grade students
|Provided buttons, post cards, and bookmarks (teachers received ‘Chronicling America’ posters!)|
|June 10, 2019||Nevada State Library||NDNP team and NSLA||Partner Meeting|
|June 11, 2019||Storey County Community Library||Librarian||Outreach – Intro to project and left bookmarks, post cards, and information sheets|
|June 11, 2019||Historic Fourth Ward School||Curator||Outreach – Intro to project and left bookmarks, post cards, and information sheets|
|June 11, 2019||Comstock Fireman’s Museum||Staff||Outreach – Intro to project and left bookmarks, post cards, and information sheets|
|June 11, 2019||Silver Queen Hotel||Staff||Outreach – Intro to project and left bookmarks, post cards, and information sheets|
|June 13, 2019
June 14, 2019
|Traner Middle School Library||School Librarian and Washoe County Program Specialist||Outreach and K-12 outreach|
|June 2019||International Directory of National Archives
Spotlight for International Archives week and Day
|Online- reader||Guest blog for International Archives Week (thank you, Heather, for the opportunity!)|
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