Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Be a Digital Detective

The Newberry wants help deciphering 140-year-old letters such as this one, written by a teacher named Anna Everett, who settled in her family’s home in Remsen, New York.Librarians and archivists have digitzed loads of material, but more remains. Institutions are looking for armchair archivists—volunteers who can generate knowledge by clicking through digitized resources, deciphering handwriting, tagging photos, and more. Click here to find out who can use your help and how - or just browse their archives.