www.theclio.com

screen-shot-2016-12-06-at-9-21-08-pmAs we wrap up the fall semester, I’m beaming with pride for the twenty first-year students in HI 130 – Is there an app for that? Doing Digital History. For the past fifteen weeks, we’ve learned about a variety of digital tools but focused our efforts on the Clio mobile app. Created by Dr. David Trowbridge, Associate Professor of History at Marshall University, Clio uses your smart phone’s location to find nearby historic sites. It is history’s answer to popular apps that lead you to restaurants or shops. Anyone with an internet connection and a little tenacity can create entries and participate in this collaborative venture.
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