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Medical Heritage Library Now Available in DPLA
16th September 2014

From DPLA: The MHL, a specialized research collection stored in the Internet Archive, currently includes nearly 60,000 digital rare books, ...

Cambridge University Press Launches Archive Editions Online
15th September 2014

From the press release: Over the past six months since the agreement was signed between Cambridge University Press and East View Information ...

EBSCO Adds Forbes and Bloomberg Businessweek to Magazine Archives
11th September 2014

From the press release: Libraries can own the 20th century collections of two of the leading business magazines now that the complete backfiles ...

Shanghai Library Adds 2 Million Records to WorldCat
8th September 2014

From OCLC: Shanghai Library, the largest public library in China and one of the largest libraries in the world, has contributed 2 million holdings ...

British Library Document Supply to Offer SAGE Articles
8th September 2014

From Research Information: The British Library will now offer articles from SAGE's full journal collection through the British Library’s ...

Jisc Offers Colleges Free Access to e-Textbooks
8th September 2014

From Jisc: The new collection has been chosen using feedback from customers to ensure the new books are of the highest possible value to their ...

FBI Digitizes Millions of Files
31st August 2014

From the Federal Bureau of Investigation: The digital conversion of more than 30 million records—and as many as 83 million fingerprint ...

Internet Archive Launches Flickr Commons Collection
31st August 2014

From Flickr blog: The Internet Archive processed more than 2 million volumes from its digital archive, compiling more than 14 million high ...

EBSCO Releases 12 New Subject Sets in the eBook Collection
28th August 2014

From EBSCO: Subject Sets are prepackaged sets of titles from leading publishers in specific, high-interest topics designed to meet the needs of ...

Illustrated London News Ltd Launches Online Wartime Archive
17th August 2014

From First World War Centenary: Illustrated London News Ltd (ILN) has launched a website featuring 1914-1918 archive material from the Illustrated ...

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