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  • Digitizing History Michael E. Unsworth MSU Libraries [email protected]
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  • This Presentation Deals With Primary Sources
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  • REMEMBER THIS DATE!
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  • Regardless of Format, Primary Sources Are Expensive
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  • Archives & Manuscript Repositories
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  • Print: Transcribed & Edited Work
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  • Microfilm
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  • Digital Era Has Two Main Virtues
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  • 1. Broad Access
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  • 2. ENHANCED SEARCH CAPABILITY
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  • AGGREGATOR PROLIFERATION
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  • DIGITIZATION PROJECTS
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  • MANY DIGITIZED PRIMARY SOURCES ARE CONVERTED FROM MICROFILM
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  • LOSS OF COLOR REMAINS
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  • DIGITAL PRODUCTS ARE EXPENSIVE
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  • What About Google?
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  • Google 1.An advertising company that links eyeballs to web sites. DO NOT CONSIDER IT AN ARCHIVE!!! 2.Its results are ranked by the most frequently viewed pages
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  • REMEMBER THIS DATE?
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  • Google Books: In-Copyright
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  • Google Books: Out-Of-Copyright
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  • Advanced News Archive Search
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  • Advanced News Archive Results
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  • PAY-PER-VIEW ARTICLE FROM GOOGLE NEWS
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  • FREE ARTICLE FROM GOOGLE NEWS
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  • NOT GOOD FOR PRIMARY SOURCES
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