The National Digital Public Library of America

Wednesday, 3 April, 2013

It’s a mix of utopianism and pragmatism and it’s online. Robert Darnton, the creator of the National Digital Public Library of America, has this to say about the project: “What could be more utopian than a project to make the cultural heritage of humanity available to all humans? What could be more pragmatic than the designing of a system to link up millions of megabytes and deliver them to readers in the form of easily accessible texts?” New York Review of Books

Love the URL, btw:

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