Digitallibrary

09.12.11
Amazon to launch Netflix-style service for digital books?
09.12.11

Amazon to launch Netflix-style service for digital books?

Details are still sketchy here, but the Wall Street Journal is reporting that Amazon's looking...

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03.22.11
Google's deal for book digitization rejected by judge, Books plans sent back to drawing board
03.22.11

Google's deal for book digitization rejected by judge, Books plans sent back to drawing board

It's taken a long, long time to fully consider Google's proposed $125 million settlement with publi...

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12.06.10
Google helps scholars mine 1.7 million Victorian era book titles for clues to our historical attitudes
12.06.10

Google helps scholars mine 1.7 million Victorian era book titles for clues to our historical attitudes

Whether we like, loathe, or never even considered the idea of it, quantitative literary analysis se...

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07.12.10
Stanford cuts down on clutter by removing 70,000 books from its Engineering Library
07.12.10

Stanford cuts down on clutter by removing 70,000 books from its Engineering Library

Guess this is one way to tighten your belt. Stanford University has opted to drastically reduce the...

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