Collaborative Librarianship, Vol 3, No 3 (2011)

Expanding Effective 21st Century Access to Historical and Academic Materials: Examples, Strategies and Implications

Carolyn Morris, Mitchell Davis


Given the capabilities for digitization that have emerged in recent years along with mobile access to the internet, new library and business partnerships are now not only possible but also compelling in various ways. HTML5 web apps now make available library collections that historically have been closed or difficult to access. A partnership involving The British Library, Microsoft and BiblioLabs realizes some of these new potentials.

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