Readings and Activities: The readings and activities will be different this week, there is a method to why we are reading this way that will become apparent as you read. BEFORE doing the readings take the Pre-Test: “So You Think You Know What Plagiarism Is? Pre-Test Your Knowledge.” Accessed November […]

Good teachers, make good students

I put off posting this week because I could not figure out if I loved maps of places that do not exist, or if I think they are a waste. What I finally realized is, I like them for the artistic value that is typically associated with them, I do […]

Fantasy Maps

This week we focused on the topic of open source history. This topic is near and dear to my heart, my project for this class is based on open source and user generated content. I believe putting history back in to the hands of the “public” will enrich the field, […]

Open Source

Even though I am taking History and Cartography hand and hand with Clio one this semester, this week was harder than I thought it would be.  I am still struggling with Storymap. It just doesn’t seem to want to do what I want it to, depending on how busy I […]

Map Reflection

Map 3
Since my project isn’t very diverse in the locations it offers, primarily from one or two different posts to one address, I decided to double dip and use maps from work. Currently we don’t have a great way to describe where the museum is going to be, using map warper I […]