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Lunch & Learn: Princeton’s Partnership with Google Books

The Google Books Library Project is a collaborative effort between Google and more than 20 academic libraries and publishers to scan and make searchable major research collections. When books are out of copyright and in the public domain, the public … Continue reading

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Lunch & Learn: Archives and Manuscripts: Library Finding Aids with Daniel Santamaria

The Department of Rare Books and Special Collections at the Princeton University Library holds world class archival and manuscripts collections. The Mudd Manuscript Library, with more than 35,000 linear feet of storage, holds two major collections: The Princeton University Archives … Continue reading

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Lunch & Learn: The Google Book Scanning Project with Trevor Dawes and Marie Wange-Connelly

The Princeton University Library is one of nearly 30 partners in the Google Book Scanning Project, an effort to integrate major library collections. Google expects that the project will connect researchers with key scholarly works and resources and that it … Continue reading

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Lunch & Learn: Google: The View from the Library

At the May 17 Lunch ‘n Learn, four speakers from the University Library provided their perspectives on Google, the popular internet search engine that has become an integral part of everyday vocabulary and life. Stephen Ferguson, the Assistant University Librarian … Continue reading

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