TITLE: News Conference on the Library of Congress' "Digitizing American Imprints" Program
EVENT DATE: 01/14/2009
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 21 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
Deanna Marcum, Library of Congress Associate Librarian for Library Services; Doron Weber, Program Director of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation; and officials of the Internet Archive participated in a news conference on the Library's "Digitizing American Imprints" program scanning "brittle books" too fragile for standard use, to preserve them, on an open-content basis, for future generations.