Thursday, March 3, 2011

The American University in Cairo Launches University on the Square: Documenting Egypt's 21st Century Revolution

University on the Square: Documenting Egypt's 21st Century Revolution is an initiative aimed at collecting photographs, videos, memorabilia, ephemera, and oral histories from activists, demonstrators, and observers involved in the Egyptian Revolution. American University in Cairo community members are encouraged to contribute to this exciting project by visiting the University on the Square website, and selecting Click here to share your experience. All contributions will be credited to donors.

Learn more about University on the Square.
This project is the result of a collaborative effort to document history as it happens. In cooperation with the Office of the President, the Office of the Provost, Marketing and Communications, University Academic Computing Technologies, and AUC students, faculty, and staff, the Rare Books and Special Collections Library will collect and preserve born digital and digitized materials.

If you have questions about the project or would like to speak with a representative from the project, contact onthesquare@aucegypt.edu.