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Every E-book Its Reader: Let’s Discover, Collect, and Share  Digitized Public Domain Books   Rebecca Blakeley, McNeese Sta...
Hurricane Rita
 
<ul><li>Damaged Library Roof - 4 th  Floor </li></ul>
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The solution…
Nothing beats reading the print…
Digital books have their benefits too…
Google Books:  Books & Magazines & Gov Docs!
Google Books “Library”
RSS Feed Alert
 
Quality is less than perfect…
Searching for books or gov docs
Searching for State Docs
 
 
Internet Archive: www.archive.org
Advanced Search
Texts Archive Collections
American Libraries Collection
Government Documents Collection
Ctrl + F to browse for a state or topic
 
 
Internet Archive “Bookmarks”
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Modifying the Record
 
The Completed Record!
Don’t have the record in your OPAC?  Just retrieve it from OCLC and modify accordingly.
Free E-books in  World Book Advanced Database
 
Digital Primary Sources  at World Book Advanced Database
 
 
 
 
 
Why go through all this effort?   Documents to the People = Happy Patrons
 
 
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Every E-book Its Reader:Let's Discover, Collect, and Share Digitized Public Domain Books

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Every E-book Its Reader:Let's Discover, Collect, and Share Digitized Public Domain Books

  1. 1. Every E-book Its Reader: Let’s Discover, Collect, and Share Digitized Public Domain Books Rebecca Blakeley, McNeese State University
  2. 2. Hurricane Rita
  3. 4. <ul><li>Damaged Library Roof - 4 th Floor </li></ul>
  4. 12. The solution…
  5. 13. Nothing beats reading the print…
  6. 14. Digital books have their benefits too…
  7. 15. Google Books: Books & Magazines & Gov Docs!
  8. 16. Google Books “Library”
  9. 17. RSS Feed Alert
  10. 19. Quality is less than perfect…
  11. 20. Searching for books or gov docs
  12. 21. Searching for State Docs
  13. 24. Internet Archive: www.archive.org
  14. 25. Advanced Search
  15. 26. Texts Archive Collections
  16. 27. American Libraries Collection
  17. 28. Government Documents Collection
  18. 29. Ctrl + F to browse for a state or topic
  19. 32. Internet Archive “Bookmarks”
  20. 42. Modifying the Record
  21. 44. The Completed Record!
  22. 45. Don’t have the record in your OPAC? Just retrieve it from OCLC and modify accordingly.
  23. 46. Free E-books in World Book Advanced Database
  24. 48. Digital Primary Sources at World Book Advanced Database
  25. 54. Why go through all this effort? Documents to the People = Happy Patrons

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