[Humanist] 26.395 thematic research collection at Princeton

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 26, No. 395.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Wed, 17 Oct 2012 15:00:01 -0400
        From: Natalia Ermolaev <nataliae at Princeton.EDU>
        Subject: Princeton launches Blue Mountain Project

The Princeton University Library is pleased to announce the launch of 
the Blue Mountain Project, an open-access digital thematic research 
collection of avant-garde art, music and literary periodicals 
(1848-1923). Drawing together rare material from Princeton92s Art, 
Music and Rare Books libraries, the Blue Mountain Project will provide 
high-quality digital images as well as full-text searching, deep 
indexing of content, detailed metadata and descriptive essays to a broad 

With generous support from the NEH, the Blue Mountain Project will make 
34 titles available over the next two years.  A full list of these 
periodicals -- which are in English, German, French, Danish, Dutch, 
Hungarian, Czech and Russian -- can be found on the Blue Mountain 
project page: http://library.princeton.edu/projects/bluemountain.

Please check the website periodically as we make the journals available, 
and visit our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/BlueMountainProject) or 
subscribe to our Twitter feed (@bmtnproj) for news and updates about 
Blue Mountain progress.

Scholars interested in using Blue Mountain materials are encouraged to 
contact us for collaboration. We will hold a conference at Princeton in 
Fall 2013, bringing together researchers, curators, librarians and 
technologists to discuss methods of research and teaching with digitized 

The Blue Mountain Project can be reached at: bluemntn at princeton.edu

Natalia Ermolaev
Project Manager, Blue Mountain Project
nataliae at princeton.edu
(609) 258-6243
Marquand Library, A63
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ 08544

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