Saturday, November 7, 2009

Spotlight Database: Daily Life Through History by Greenwood Electronic Media

Use Daily Life Through History by Greenwood Electronic Media to connect with the past and learn how our predecessors lived in their daily lives.

From Greenwood:

Combining three rich databases to provide a comprehensive, cross-disciplinary resource that supports history, social studies, English, and language students, Daily Life Online moves seamlessly from past to present, providing context for contemporary life and culture. There's more to history and contemporary events than just the names of rulers and the rise of economic systems; Daily Life Online shows how fascinating and fun it is to explore how others lived and live their lives, and how their lives shaped ours.

Access MDC's databases here. Make sure "Miami Dade College" appears in the drop-down menu. Your Borrower ID is your student ID number, and your PIN is the last four digits of your student ID number.