Staff from both the Minnesota Digital Library and Minitex headed to the American Swedish Institute on March 25, 2019 for a day of history, discussion, and collaboration at Minnesota History Whatever 3. Minnesota History Whatever is an annual gathering open to anyone interested in history - and welcomes teachers, museum professionals, librarians, and archivists, as well as representatives from the performaing and visual arts.
Minnesota Digital Library staff members Molly Huber and Greta Bahnemann, along with Minitex Assistant Director Jolie Graybill and Katie Otto attended the event and staffed the Minitex and Minnesota Digital Library booths in the exhibitor area. Greta also presented on her recent work with the Minnesota Reflections Primary Source Sets project. Participants enjoyed the opportunity to hear about the work of their colleagues on a wide range of topics including, story maps and digital mapping, building collections, community engagement, and future trends.