Using the Montana Memory Project site: Access and initial set up
On the landing page there are navigational options along the left-hand side of the screen.
To register with the MMP:
Click on the Login button on the side bar to
open a page for registered users to log in, or for new users to register.
To register, enter a name and an email address and click the Register button.
A confirmation window will open to explain that a new password has been sent to the email that was used for registration.
Check the email that was used to register. The password and instructions from the Montana Memory Project should be there. An example is below.
If the email isn't there, make sure to check spam and junk folders just in case.
Follow the instructions in the email and log in with the password.
After completing the registration process other MMP tools will become available.
One of these is called
My Collection. This section is one of the best perks of registering for an account.
This is where registered users can save resources, create personal collections, and organize those collections for future reference and access.
Congratulations! You have registered with the Montana Memory Project!
Montana Memory Project - Adding Items to a Personal Collection
Personal Collections are a great way to organize and save your research on the Montana Memory Project. You can add items to a collection, and organize multiple collections to cover a variety of topics. Any time you log back into the site, your items ...
Montana Memory Project - Tagging and Recollections
This guide will explain how to tag objects and use Recollections in the Montana Memory Project. What are tags and recollections? Tags and recollections are features that allow users to engage with the digital objects in the Montana Memory Project ...
Searching in the Montana Memory Project
1. Searching within the MMP A single search can bring up many different types of items. This is an example of what each might look like. The following sections will explain how to search, and how to use the facets to improve search results in the ...
Montana Memory Project - Ordering Reproductions
To make it easier for searchers some organizations have opted to share contact information for reproduction requests on the MMP site. The Montana Memory Project does not hold the reproduction rights or hold the authority to decide on the rights for ...
Montana Memory Project - Citing Sources
With the exception of entire collections and contributors all item types within the MMP can be cited on a computer. The mobile version of this site does not offer the citation feature. These citations are in APA format and are generated automatically ...