The Atlantic Reminds Us of Microfilm’s Past and Future

A senior Mormon church missionary looks through rolls of microfilm in the Family History Library of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints at Brigham Young University in Provo

Virginia Newspaper Project (VNP) Announces the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

The Virginia Newspaper Project (VNP) has recently announced an ongoing project to make the Library of Virginia’s Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) newspapers accessible to the public on Virginia Chronicle. The newspapers were published by the CCC from 1934 to 1941, and provide a view of camp life during the Depression. Continue reading

Digitizing Rare Materials for Lehigh University

The January 18th edition of The Morning Call, newspaper for the Lehigh Valley, features an article on Lehigh University’s project to digitize 160,000 pages from 400 volumes of medieval documents, using Backstage Library Work’s Digitization Department for the work.

You can read the article here:
Digitizing a Wealth of Medieval Treasures

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Find the entire January 18th edition of The Morning Call here.