ERIC Number: EJ786556
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Aug
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Scan This Book!
Albanese, Andrew Richard
Library Journal, v132 n13 p32-35 Aug 2007
In this article, the author presents an interview with Brewster Kahle, leader of the Open Content Alliance (OCA). OCA book scan program is an alternative to Google's library project that aims to make books accessible online. In this interview, Kahle discusses his views on the challenges of getting books on the Web, on Google's library partnerships, and the progress of OCA. Kahle also discusses the intertwined future of books and libraries.
Descriptors: Institutional Cooperation, Internet, Interviews, Library Services, Electronic Libraries, Web Sites, Library Materials
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