Controlled Digital Lending by Libraries

https://controlleddigitallending.org/ „Controlled Digital Lending (CDL) is an emerging method that allows libraries to loan print books to digital patrons in a “lend like print” fashion. Through CDL, libraries use technical controls to ensure a consistent “owned-to-loaned” ratio, meaning the library … Weiterlesen

Claremont School of Theology Donates 250,000 Books to the Open Library

https://calschol.com/2020/06/08/claremont-school-of-theology-donates-250000-books-to-the-open-library/ „This gesture of radical solidarity of one library with its fellow library (the Internet Archive) couldn’t come at a better time, given last week’s lawsuit by four major publishers to end the Open Library and challenge its legal basis … Weiterlesen

Archives on the web, Abstracts Sektion 3

Section 3: Best practices: István KENYERES (Budapest/HU) “The Hungarian Archives Portal: A Common Solution for Digitized Archival Material and Databases” Budapest City Archives established the Archive Portal of Hungarian Self-governing Archives (http://www.archivportal.hu) by the commission of the former Hungarian Ministry … Weiterlesen