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Works Library Scanning Project

  1. Google Catalogs Goes Offline for Retooling

    Google Catalogs is/was not only useful (save a tree kind of thing) but also a great demo of ocr scanning technology that I would think has some place in the Google Book Search/Google Library Project. I have a hunch (no official word whatsoever...

  2. Association of American Publishers Sues Google over Library Digitization Plan

    It's worth noting that the publishers aren't upset wth the Google Print search service but instead what they call the "Google Print Library Project," the program where Google is scanning books in cooperation with libraries.

  3. University of Michigan Official Comments on Google Library Lawsuit

    The Authors Guild says that the Google Library scanning program is a, "brazen violation of copyright law. The University of Michigan Library is one of the five libraries Google plans to digitize materials from.

  4. More Publishing Trade Groups Weigh In On Changes to Google's Library Scanning Project

    Shortly after Google announced some changes to their library scanning project, the Association of Amercican Publishers said they weren't pleased (see: Google Gives Publishers Opt-Out From Library Scanning Project; One Group Still Not Happy).

  5. Publishers' Group Asks Google To Halt Scanning For 6 Months

    Publishers' Group Asks Google to Stop Scanning Copyrighted Works for 6 Months in The Chronicle of Higher Education reports that the Association of American Publishers has sent a letter to Google requesting at least a six month moratorium on...