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Libraries Resist Google. Is the Tide Turning?

“Scanning the great libraries is a wonderful idea, but if only one corporation controls access to this digital collection, we’ll have handed too much control to a private entity,” Brewster Kahle, founder of the Internet Archive and the Open Content … Continue reading

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Google, The Big Ten and Digital Escrow

In on fell swoop Google has significantly increased the number of libraries they have under contract and has introduced a new species of digitization; digital escrow. By corralling the Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC), a consortium of the libraries of … Continue reading

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