Digital History

The digital history program at MTSU is dedicated to advancing historical research and outreach through the use of digital media. Our focus in on engaging undergraduate and graduate students with digital history methods and producing public-facing projects of significance.

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Graduate Digital History Curriculum

Hist 6450/7450 Digital Tools for Historians Introduces the fields of digital history and humanities with a particular focus on how digital history can serve public historians. Explores the standards and methods of the field through the production of a collaborative digital history project.

Murfreesboro Music Website Group

Undergraduate Digital History Curriculum

Hist 3870 Doing Digital History Students apply research skills to create an interactive, cloud-based historical map of East Nashville. We will blend traditional research skills with historical GIS and web design in this hands-on upper-division course. Digital natives and novices welcome.

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Digital History Resources and Collaborations at MTSU

 Digital Scholarship Initiatives

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Albert Gore Sr. Research Center

MTSU's Digital History Lab is located in Peck Hall 243. For more information, contact MTSU DH

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Mailing Address
Department of History
Middle Tennessee State University
Box 23
1301 E. Main Street 
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Main Office
Peck Hall 223

Department Chair
Kevin Leonard

Undergraduate Program
(615) 898-2631

Graduate Program
(615) 898-5798

All Other Inquiries
(615) 898-2631