30 September 2010

EU - Ghent University Library becomes first to contribute books scanned by Google to Europeana

(University of Ghent)
Ghent University Library became the first in Europe to contribute public domain works scanned by Google to Europeana, Europe's flagship project for cultural heritage. Readers using Europeana can now enjoy more than 30 million newly-added pages of historical, scientific, anthropological and literary works, from over 100,000 volumes, spanning four centuries, in French, Dutch, German and other languages.