Digitization

09.11.14
EU court rules libraries can digitize books without permission
09.11.14

EU court rules libraries can digitize books without permission

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has ruled that libraries have the right to digit...

By T. O'Brien,   09.11.14
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10.04.12
BFI to digitize 10,000 British films as part of Film Forever investment plan
10.04.12

BFI to digitize 10,000 British films as part of Film Forever investment plan

The British Film Institute plans to digitize and provide easier access to 10,000 British flicks as...

By J. Rigg,   10.04.12
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06.20.11
British Library and Google Books partner up to digitize 250,000 out-of-copyright works
06.20.11

British Library and Google Books partner up to digitize 250,000 out-of-copyright works

Oh paper, ye olde guardian of human wisdom, culture, and history, why must you be so fragile and...

By Vlad Savov,   06.20.11
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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...

By Vlad Savov,   03.22.11
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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...

By Vlad Savov,   07.12.10
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06.19.07
IRENE seeks to digitize, preserve fragile recordings
06.19.07

IRENE seeks to digitize, preserve fragile recordings

Granted, it's no Commodore 64, but the Library of Congress is yet again warming up to modern technol...

By D. Murph,   06.19.07
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