Please review the information below prior to submitting your proposal. Who is the audience for this digital project?
The Project preserves Vermont's historical newspapers while making them freely available online.
Vermont newspapers published between and can be searched as part of the National Digital Newspaper Program organized by the Library of Congress. Search National Newspaper at Chronicling America This is an ongoing program, with more material added from new states at regular intervals.
Be sure to check back often to continue your research. The titles range from the 18th century to current. This is a tremendous resource for anyone doing research about New York. Vermont Newspapers on Newspapers. These Vermont titles are freely available to Vermonters as part of the agreement.
There are now over 1 million pages of Vermont newspapers available. Although some of the Vermont content on Chronicling America is duplicated, there are hundreds of thousands of pages that are unique to Newspapers.
This really is a great resource. How to access Vermont titles on Newspapers. To sign up for Newspapers. To do so, visit MyVermont. Once there, create a new account: After creating your account, you will need to add your personal profile and contact information by clicking through on the right of the page.
This is how you are verified as being a Vermont resident. Once you have those updated, you will see in the center of the page a section called "Featured Item.
The World Digital Library provides free access to manuscripts, rare books, maps, photographs, and other important cultural documents from all countries and cultures, in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. The project, began in supported by several government, university, corporate sponsors. The goal of this Project was to design and implement the infrastructure and services needed for collaboratively creating, disseminating, sharing and managing information in a digital library context. The Digital South Asia Library, Abstract, page 3 The DSAL will continue to use the models of collaboration and sustained growth established by the pilot project to increase participation in the project with the eventual aim of making it a self-sustaining.
Note that you will also have access to Vermont vital records, a very useful tool when doing research. Click through to Newspapers. Search titles or topics. Best of luck with your research!The project aims to digitize the entire Library’s collection of manuscripts: 80, codices (excluding the archival units) mostly from Middle Age and Humanistic period.
The project, started in , focuses on two purposes: the long-term preservation of high resolution images and the online digital library. The New Jersey Environmental Digital Library is a joint project of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and the Rutgers University Libraries.
The UCLA Library Special Collections Digital Project Toolkit is designed to support a variety of digital projects that may occur in a special collections library, including collaborative digital humanities projects, boutique and large-scale digitization projects, and projects that include development of a digital platform to provide access to digital content.
Digital Project Proposal Digitizing collections represents a significant investment in terms of both staff and financial resources, and not all worthy collections can be digitized. To choose among proposed projects, the Library has established a policy for evaluating and prioritizing proposals for digitization projects.
The Digital Public Library of America brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world. From the State Archives and State Library of North Carolina, over 90, historic and recent photographs, state government publications, manuscripts, and other resources on topics related to .