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Jeremy York – Guest Lecturer from HathiTrust

On Monday night our LBSC670 course heard from Jeremy York of the HathiTrust. Jeremy gave the class an overview of the HathiTrust dataset and metadata standards and explored with us the implications of metadata standards choices. The theme of copyright … Continue reading

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More on HathiTrust overlap

For those who are interested, here are some more data that focus on the location and date distribution of matched titles. Distribution of publication dates Distribution of location of matched books location_name count(location_name) Cambria Press 1 Director’s Office 1 Docs … Continue reading

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How much overlap do we have with the HathiTrust?

Since ZSR library started looking at the HathiTrust as a potential source of out-of-copyright electronic texts people have been asking ‘how does our collection compare to HT?’ The short answer is (based on comparison of valid OCLC numbers) 366,800 out … Continue reading

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