Monthly Archives: April, 2013

Austrian National Library Releases 100,000 Full Text Books Online, Digitization by Google


“As one of the first national libraries worldwide, the Austrian National Library digitises and makes available online its complete holdings of historical books from the 16th to the second half of the 19th century – one of the five internationally most important historical book collections.

The project is carried out in a Public Private Partnership with Google. Some 600.000 volumes of public domain works are being made available successively, free of charge, for non-commercial purposes. The digitized items can be found via theDigital Library of the Austrian National Library and Google Books. Furthermore, it is planned to make the digital books available via Europeana, the European digital library.”




Internet Archive reached 10 Petabytes of Data

‘Bookless’ Library at Stanford

UTSA’s Applied Engineering Technology Library

Open Access:High-Energy Physics Literature Database:InSPIRE


Description: InSPIRE is a particle physics database of journal articles, pre-prints, e-prints, technical reports, conference papers, and theses. It has been indexed and maintained by the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center and collaborating physics institutions since the late 1960’s. When possible each record links to full text, related experiments, references, reaction data, and conference information.



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