Semester schedule March 13 through May 26

Monday, March 13
Research visit to Brooklyn Collection, Brooklyn Public Library. Meet at 1:15 SHARP in the Brooklyn Collection, 2nd floor, Central Library

Wednesday, March 15
Research Seminar

Monday, March 20
Research Seminar: Digital Maps and Three-Dimensional Visualization
Readings: Historic Maps as Historian’s Evidence, Making Sense of Maps
Readings: About the NYPL map division

Wednesday, March 22
Research visit to NYPL Map Collection. Meet at 1:45 SHARP at the entrance to the Map Division Reading Room #117. The NYPL Map Collection is located in the Schwarzman Building, 476 Fifth Avenue at the corner of 42nd Street. Look for the lions, Patience and Fortitude.
Site report #3 due

Monday, March 27
Maps visit discussion; Research Seminar: Quantitative Data Sources

Wednesday, March 29
Site report #4 due on Thursday, March 30
Research visit to New-York Historical Society Library. Meet at 1:30 SHARP to allow time to check coats and bags in advance of our research visit with the librarian at 1:45.

Monday, April 3
Midterm grades distributed
Working session – groups

Wednesday, April 5
A sense of place discussion
Annotated bibliography assignment introduction & discussion

Wednesday, April 19
Annotated bibliography due
Team Progress Presentations, Final Deliverable Assignments, and Report Mock-up

Thursday, April 20 **Classes run on a MONDAY schedule**
Wikipedia assignment discussion 

Monday, April 24
Presentation Tools Workshop

Wednesday, April 26

Wikipedia editing workshop with Prof. Ann Matsuuchi of LaGuardia Community College

Monday, May 1
Report Development

Wednesday, May 3
Report Development Review

Monday, May 8
Wikipedia & Wikimedia Commons edits and contributions due
Report Development and review of group members’ roles/tasks

Wednesday, May 10
Report Development Review

Monday, May 15
Continue working on Final Report and Presentation
Project drafts completed + In class progress presentations (power point optional)

Wednesday, May 17
Continue working on Final Report and Presentation

Monday, May 22
Projects live on OpenLab + Final PowerPoint/slide presentations due

Wednesday, May 24
Final presentations continue + reflections/wrap-up