Film, Video News Conference on the Library of Congress' "Digitizing American Imprints" Program

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Title
News Conference on the Library of Congress' "Digitizing American Imprints" Program
Summary
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.
Event Date
January 14, 2009
Related Resources
Sloan Foundation Grant To Help Digitize Thousands of Books (News Release, Jan. 31, 2007): http://www.loc.gov/today/pr/2007/07-020.html
"Great Emancipator" Is 25,000th Federal Library Book Scanned (News Release, Jan. 14, 2009): http://www.loc.gov/today/pr/2009/09-10.html
Running Time
21 minutes, 33 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video
online text

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News Conference on the Library of Congress' "Digitizing American Imprints" Program. 2009. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-4527/.

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(2009) News Conference on the Library of Congress' "Digitizing American Imprints" Program. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-4527/.

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News Conference on the Library of Congress' "Digitizing American Imprints" Program. 2009. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/webcast-4527/>.

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