|01-15-2010, 10:38 PM||#1|
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Digitization projects - updates
A project was just begun at UNC-Chapel Hill to scan a vast collection of 18th and 19th century personal documents. From the announcement:
Chronicling America just added three 19th century Hawaii newspapers to its archives.
|01-16-2010, 02:59 AM||#3|
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There's also a Dutch digitalization project going.
The Royal Library is working on digitizing her newspapers, magazines and books from 1470 onwards. This will take some though though, expected end date: 2030.
This isn't the first project, amongst others, newspapers between 1910 and 1945 have already been scanned and are available, there is also a website where you can find reports, memos and all those paper that comes from the First and Second Chamber (aka our government), dating from 1917 to 1995.
Dutch article from ereaders.nl
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