As you may have noticed by the tumbleweeds floating through this blog, I’ve been a bit busy offline. It’s the holiday season, and that means a lot of long hours in the […]
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You know what WorldCat is, right? It’s a Web site that allows you to search over a billion items in over 10,000 libraries around the world. It’s at http://worldcat.org/ . Do you […]
The Million Book Project, a university-led initiative to digitize books and make them available online, will have to change its name. The project has digitized over 1.5 million books, which the project […]
Google planning online storage service? An article covering everyday copyright violation. I can has C&D stick? Google starts renewable energy cheaper than coal initiative. I Feel Eco. Google Blogoscoped notices terrain on […]
Technology Review has an interesting article on a new offering from MIT — a tool that allows users to search over 200 academic lectures by keyword. The Lecture Browser is available at […]