Using newspapers for WW1 research -workshop

Tuesday 1st November 2-3.30pm

Library of Birmingham, Level 4, Heritage Learning Space

Liz Palmer, Project Manager for the Birmingham Children of War project will lead a workshop about the use of newspapers for researching the First World War. The focus will be on Birmingham newspapers and will include an overview of those available and how to access them. The main regional newpapers covering 1914-1918 have been digitised and are available online at the subscription site www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk. The workshop will cover aspects of searching online, how to bookmark articles of interest and how to download and print them.

The workshop is aimed primarily at volunteers involved with WW1 projects  and is free to attend. Please email fobah@outlook.com to book a place.

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