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Announcing the UC Library Reprints Service

December 1, 2011  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Jason Colman, Project Specialist, Mass Digitization The UC Libraries have digitized hundreds of thousands of public domain books from their collections.  Now, in partnership with Hewlett-Packard, many of these … More

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Reading 5 Million Books at Once: Google N-Grams at TEDxBoston

September 22, 2011  |  Category:  Mass Digitization,Technology  |  Author: 

Google has digitized millions of books from libraries across the world, including the UC Libraries. While our digitized books are great for traditional reading and research, the corpus also offers … More

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HathiTrust – It Just Gets Better

July 29, 2011  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

HathiTrust full-text search now leverages the richness of bibliographic data, and building and searching collections just got easier!  Read on for more details of what this means for researchers.  Full-text … More

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UC Libraries Digitize 3,000,000 Books

October 27, 2010  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Mass Digitization team at CDL is proud to announce that the 3,000,000th volume has been digitized from the collections of the University of California libraries! Reaching this milestone … More

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The Story of the Digital Book [Video]

September 8, 2010  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Millions of books from the UC Libraries have been digitized, but how?  Go behind the scenes to learn about the UC Libraries’ digitization process and see several ways you can … More

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Scripps Institution of Oceanography Library Finishes Digitization

May 20, 2010  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Working together with CDL and Google, UCSD has finished digitizing nearly 100,000 volumes from the collections of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography Library – the world’s largest oceanographic library. Included are … More

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