Letter Links


Valley of the Shadow Project — UVA

Digital History Course (HIST 426/471C3)

Individual research-based web site (from HIST 325–American Technology and Culture)

Group digital history projects (From HIST 426/471C3 and HIST 328–US Women’s History since 1870)

Electronic timelines, documentaries, infographics, and advertisements (From HIST 471D7–History of the Information Age)


Faculty Academy

Domain of One’s Own

IT Convergence Center plans

Digital Studies Minor

JMU’s 2010 Teaching with Technology Conference


McClurken, Jeffrey W., and Jerry Slezak.  “Research-Based Web Sites: Students Creating Online Scholarship.”  Journal of the Association of History and Computing 9 (October 2006) http://quod.lib.umich.edu/j/jahc/3310410.0009.203.

McClurken, Jeffrey W. “Teaching and Learning with Omeka: Discomfort, Play, and Creating Public, Online, Digital Collections,” in Learning through Digital Media: Experiments in Technology and Pedagogy, edited by Trebor Schultz. New York: The New School and the MacArthur Foundation, 2011.  Also available online at http://learningthroughdigitalmedia.net/teaching-and-learning-with-omeka-discomfort-play-and-creating-public-online-digital-collections

McClurken, Jeffrey W. “Archives & Teaching Undergraduates in a Digital Age.” In A Different Kind of Web: New Connections between Archives and Our Users, edited by Kate Theimer.  Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2011.  http://saa.archivists.org/store/a-different-kind-of-web-new-connections-between-archives-and-our-users/2218/ 

McClurken, Jeffrey W. “Digital Literacy and the Undergraduate Curriculum,” In Hacking the Academy. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 2011 (e-book), 2013 (print volume). Available online at http://www.digitalculture.org/hacking-the-academy/hacking-teaching/#teaching-mcclurken

Techist blog

Archiving Social Media THATCamp Proposal, 2009

Journal of American History‘s Web Site Reviews

Years of Anguish: Struggle at the Battle of Fredericksburg, recorded November 17, 2012, and first broadcast on CSPAN in December 2012.

McClurken, Jeffrey W. Take Care of the Living’: Reconstructing the Confederate Veteran Family in Virginia. Charlottesville and London: University of Virginia Press, 2009.

With Good Reason interview

Swat Team for Old DH Sites proposals: January 2012 and  THATCamp Prime 2013

Links to classes taught

C-SPAN’s Lectures in History — Gone with the Wind and 1930s America, recorded in October 2012, and first broadcast in February 2013.

UMW Website Feature Story