Press

  • NYT on the Yiddish Library Going Live on Internet Archive
  • Sloan Foundation awards $1,000,000 grant to help 4 libraries digitize premier collections of books, as the Internet Archive reaches a milestone of having digitized 100,000 books, to date.
  • NYTimes on The Open Content Alliance
  • UC Libraries Partner with Technology Companies and Non-Profits to Provide Free Public Access to Digitized Books (PDF)
  • Boston Library Consortium Partners with OCA on Digitization Project [Library Journal, 9/28/07]
  • Scan This Book! [Library Journal, 8/15/07]
  • A Man’s Vision: World Library Online [San Francisco Chronicle, 11/22/05]
  • Microsoft scans British Library [BBC News, 11/4/05]
  • Open Content Alliance Expands Rapidly; Reveals Operational Details [Information Today, 10/31/05]
  • Photos: Internet Archive reception for Open Content Alliance [Boing Boing, 10/27/05]
  • Open Content Alliance: The World’s Books For All [InternetNews.com, 10/27/05]
  • Microsoft joins Yahoo on digital library alliance [Washington Post, 10/26/05]
  • Microsoft to offer book search [CNET, 10/25/05]
  • Alliance Aims to Digitize Classic Books [The Seattle Times, 10/24/05]
  • Digitize This [Technology Review, 10/19/05]
  • Power Search [Federal Computer Week, 10/17/05]
  • Yahoo builds copyrighted library [Investors Business Daily, 10/4/05]
  • Yahoo-backed alliance opens Internet library [USA Today, 10/3/05]
  • Yahoo to digitize public domain books [CNET, 10/3/05]
  • Yahoo-Backed Alliance to Open Web Library [Washington Post, 10/3/05]
  • A New Digital Library Alliance Makes its Debut [Search Engine Watch, 10/3/05]
  • Publishers Say Yahoo to Online Book Plan [AP, 10/3/05]
  • Yahoo Backs a Collaborative Book Plan [PaidContent, 10/3/05]
  • NY Times on The Open Content Alliance [New York Times, 10/3/05]
  • Brewster Kahle’s Commentary on the OCA [Yahoo! Search Blog, 10/3/05]
  • Consortium Aims to Digitize Classic Books, Tech Papers [RedNova, 10/3/05]
  • Stay tuned for links to more news stories.