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

NELA Newspapers and OXY blog their way through a digitization project

The Preservation and Digitization of Northeast Los Angeles Community Newspapers project (NELA Newspapers) is running a fantastic blog from its headquarters at Occidental University in Los Angeles, engaging the local community and sharing insights with others interested in building digital newspaper collections. Continue reading