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Introduction to the Archives: an Online Learning Portal

Use this self-paced Online Learning Module to learn more about the archives.

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Chloe Gerson
Chloe Gerson, Reference and Instruction Archivist
Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections, Goldfarb Library
Brandeis University
415 South St.
Waltham, MA 02453

Let's Get Watching!

The following video will explore differences between archives and libraries, the definition of primary sources, examine finding aids, and help you think about ways to interpret archival materials.

Introduction to Archives Video


After watching the video, please review the Video Notes sheet for more information!