Topic: Digitization

Brown Library Fortifies Latin American Collaborative Venture

Sept. 20, 2011

A project aimed at building a major research tool for the global study of Latin America at The University of Texas at Austin has just gotten a significant new academic partner.

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National Science Foundation Grant Helps Preserve and Digitize Fossil Collections

April 11, 2011

Fragile fossil collections ranging in age from 55 million years old to recent collections of specimens from the 19th and early 20th century, will soon be protected, digitized and be made accessible to researchers due to a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant of $350,000 awarded to three researchers at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Libraries Complete Fire Maps Scanning Project

Feb. 8, 2011

TheĀ University of Texas Libraries have completed a three-and-one half-year scanning project to make theĀ Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Texas and Mexico (1877-1922) available online.

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Libraries and Google Amend Book Search Agreement

July 9, 2009

The University of Texas Libraries announces an amendment of its agreement with Google Inc. to create digital copies of books from the Libraries' collections.

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