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Public History

Resources for students studying Public History including: oral history, historical memory, museum studies, historic preservation, living history, digital humanities, documentary editing, and more.

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Databases can yield search results in the hundreds. To locate relevant sources quickly and efficiently, consider using database advance search options. Narrow your results by publication date, language, subject, author, full text, etc. If you find you're still overwhelmed, ask a librarian for research assistance.


This list is not comprehensive. Visit the NMSU Library online to search journal titles. If you can't find what you're looking for, expand your search terms. Museum studies is interdisciplinary so think outside of the box!

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Professional Organizations