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Mark Kornbluh

Research Interests:
US history; oral history; academics in the age of the Internet
Selected Publications:


Professional Papers and Publications:

  • With David Bailey, "Disparate Voices, Conflicting Responsibilities: Reflections on the History of Oral History and the Implications for the Digital Age,” Oral History Association, October 2008.
  • “Mr. Mandela and the Struggle to Overcome Apartheid and Build Freedom On-Line: A Critical Look at Digital Resources on the Legacy and the Challenge of Enhancing Them," Colloquium: Critical Reflections on the Legacy of Nelson Mandela: Tracing the Making and Meaning of Liberation Struggles in African Museums and Heritage, the University of Fort Hare, South Africa, September 2008.
  • "From Digital Repositories to Information Habitats: The Quilt Index, H-Net and MATRIX," First Monday, Vol. 13, No. 8 - 4, August 2008,
  • "Historical Journals, Scholarly Communication, and Open Access," Roundtable Presentation at the Association for the Bibliography of History Conference of Historical Journals Session at the Annual Meeting of the American Historical Association, Washington DC, January 2008.
  • “Digital Humanities Centers as Cyberinfrastructure,” Roundtable presentation at the Fall 2007 Task Force Meeting for the Coalition for Networked Information, December 2007, Washington DC.
  • “Cyberinfrastructure, E-Research and the Future of the Humanities,” Humanities Futures Conference, The Australia Academy of the Humanities, November 2007, Brisbane.
  • “Digital Libraries and Cyberinfrastructure,” Case Western Reserve University Digital Library Lecture Series, November 2007.
  • With Dean Rehberger and Michael Fegan, "Reevaluating Access and Preservation through Secondary Repositories: Needs, Promises, and Challenges," 10th European Conference on Digital Libraries, Alicante, Spain, 2006, Springer Publishers, September 2006, pp. 39-50.
  • Mark Lawrence Kornbluh and David Bailey, “The American Black Journal: Archiving, Preserving, Interpreting and Providing Access to Twentieth-Century African-American History,” 14th International Oral history Conference, Sydney, Australia, 2006

Published Reviews

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