Thursday, October 27, 2016

Digital Collection: Bass Field Notes

Bass Field Notes Collection
University of Tennessee Knoxville Special Collection
Contents: This collection focuses on forensic anthropology and how it’s used to resolve medical and criminal cases. It specifically contains field notes and other artifacts from investigations involving body decomposition.
Classroom Connections: Students love “real world” applications of science such as CSI (Crime Scene Investigation). Although some students might find the topic “gross”, others will love diving into the primary sources materials related to science. Use the information at this website to create your own library CSI project.
Featured Digital Objects:
Arrows Used in a Study
Sketch of Cliff