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Kent State Shootings: Oral Histories

Student Learning Objectives

For this RWLO, the student will be able to:

  • Understand that different types of materials are available through databases.

  • Identify sources as primary or secondary.

  • Utilize the Kent State Shooting Oral Histories available in Historic and Archival Collections via OhioLINK Digital Media Center to select two oral histories.

  • Select an appropriate research database for article research.

  • Select two articles on the Kent State shootings.

  • Analyze the differences between the two oral history accounts of the event and the two articles.

  • Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using the two types of resources in research.

  • Cite all resources in MLA citation format.