The Web as a historical source; what historians need to know

Lesson about the fundamentals of the web and web archiving for historians.

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This lesson teaches the basic technology of the web to historians based on a case study in which two websites on the interview collection of the psychologist David Boder created in 2000 and 2009 are compared. It then explores the uses and challenges of web archives for historians.

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quiz S

S Animation in a quiz mode

Read this Introduction before you take the Quiz!

This quiz is designed to test your understanding of the topic. The animation is shown again, but this time it is interspersed with eight multiple-choice questions that appear on the screen and have to be answered before you can continue with the clip. The quiz is best accessed via a Chrome browser.

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