Librarian of Congress James H. Billington said Wednesday the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation awarded a $2 million grant to the world's largest library for a program to digitize thousands of works with a major focus on "brittle books."The work is to begin in a few months. But here's the cool quote from the article:
The library also plans to develop suitable page-turner display technology and the ability to scan and display book fold-outs.I can't wait to see what they develop!
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