This workshop will get you oriented with the set of a powerful new research tools the Library has developed (available at maps.nypl.org) that enables librarians and the general public to add valuable geographic context to and capture important historical features from old maps. You will use the tools to explore the past lives of familiar areas and begin to build local histories.
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 - 6:00pm
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 6:00pm
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 6:00pm
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 6:00pm
South Court Classrooms, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, NYC