"Barbara Maysles Kramer with Revere pottery made by Saturday Evening Girls." Boston Globe. May 12, 1991. University Archives & Special Collections in the Joseph P. Healey Library at UMass Boston is pleased to announce that the Barbara Maysles Kramer: Saturday Evening Girls papers are now open and available for research. Spanning eight linear feet, this collection documents Barbara Maysles Kramer’s research, in Read full article »
University Archives & Special Collections in the Joseph P. Healey Library at the University of Massachusetts Boston was established in 1981 as a repository to collect archival material in subject areas of interest to the University, as well as the records of the University itself.
The mission and history of the University of Massachusetts Boston guide the collection policies of University Archives & Special Collections. Read more about the collections and activities of University Archives & Special Collections.
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Special Issue on MOOCs: Latest issue of Current Issues in Emerging eLearning available on ScholarWorks
The most recent issue of Current Issues in Emerging eLearning, now available on ScholarWorks, explores theoretical perspectives and pedagogical applications of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and openness in education. Current Issues in Emerging eLearning launched in 2014 and is an open access, peer-reviewed, online journal of applied research and critical thought on eLearning practice and emerging pedagogical methods. The journal is published by the Read full article »
Late last year, the National Heritage Museum in Lexington, Mass., offered a workshop titled "How to Do History with Online Mapping Tools" as part of a series related to the Museum and Library’s collection of historic maps. The workshop was sponsored by the Ruby W. and LaVon P. Linn Foundation. In the workshop, participants learned how to use online tools to consult and Read full article »
UMass Boston has come a long way since first opening its doors to students in 1965 -- something we were thrilled to see highlighted in a recent Boston Globe article about the opening of the Integrated Sciences Complex. But there's so much more to the story of UMass Boston. To that end, University Archives & Special Collections in the Joseph P. Healey Library Read full article »