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Library Google Digitization

  1. Google–British Library Partnership to Digitize 250,000 Books

    The most recent partner, the British Library, will allow for the digitization of 250,000 unique works. While not all works have been selected as of yet, the initial round has been prepared for digitization.

  2. Daily SearchCast, July 13, 2006: SES Latino; Yahoo's Expansion To US Hispanic Sites; Google Does Radio Ads Survey & More!

    Times reports that the majority of the building will be used for "technology and call center, with about 40,000 square feet needed to house the library digitization project. Here's the official statement from the Google Maps API Blog.

  3. Daily SearchCast, June 6, 2006: Yahoo MyWeb Gets New Look, More Features; Google Spreadsheets Want Your Tabular Data; The ODP Rigs The Alaskan Governor Election On Google; Baidu's Kickin' Commercial

    Association of American Publishers Sues Google over Library Digitization Plan and Google's Library Scanning Project Heads to Court (action by the Authors Google Avoids Another Lawsuit Over Rankings (For Now)--Roberts v.

  4. Show Me the Content: Web Search, Verticals, and Metasearch

    Postscript: Cold North Wind is another company involved in large newspaper digitization projects. I've written numerous times about the many full-text databases (available for free, without going to the library, for personal use).