[Humanist] 26.742 pubs: 18C science from the Cambridge Digital Library
Humanist Discussion Group
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Fri Feb 1 06:22:35 CET 2013
Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 26, No. 742.
Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2013 18:12:16 +0000
From: "S.J. Schaffer" <sjs16 at CAM.AC.UK>
Subject: Cambridge Digital Library : launch of Board of Longitude manuscripts
The Cambridge Digital Library now hosts some samples of manuscript
materials digitized under the JISC-supported project 'Navigating Eighteenth
Century Science and Technology: the Board of Longitude', developed in
collaboration with the AHRC project 'The Board of Longitude 1714-1828:
science, innovation and empire in the Georgian world'.
Early release of this sample set is in part designed to get user feedback
for the main launch at the end of July 2013. It's expected changes will be
made in response to user experience: email comments to Huw Jones at the
Cambridge University Library on hej23 at cam.ac.uk
The Cambridge Digital Library will release further important materials
soon, including the Darwin-Hooker correspondence. To keep updated with
additions to the Digital Library, click on the "Keep me informed" link on
the top left of the page.
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