Spanish civil war photographs, Ottoman manuscripts, historic medical films and thousands of theses, journals and academic articles are among the digital resources that Europeana Libraries is working with. When the Project finishes at the end of 2012, it will have created:
- A valuable resource for scholars, with full-text search capabilities for written works
- A robust network of national, university and research libraries
- An efficient aggregation model that can be used by research libraries across Europe
2012 IFLA Pre-conference Meeting in Mikkeli
IFLA announces the IFLA 2012 Pre-Conference Meeting "The Electronic Re-evolution - News Media in the Digital Age". The conference will be held in the Mikkeli University Consortium Auditorium, Mikkeli/Finland on 7/8/9 August, 2012. A complete description of the meeting, the meeting programme, and registration details can be found at the conference website.
Meeting participants will learn from international experts about impact of the electronic re-evolution in the production of news and newspapers at large including e-delivery, crowd-sourcing, digital environment, and copyright issues.