November 27, 2015

University of Maine Joins HathiTrust & Maine Becomes First State to Have Their Own HT Collection

From the Maine Shared Collections Strategy (MSCS) Website:

The University of Maine/Fogler Library is now officially a partner of the HathiTrust digital library. Patrons of the University of Maine will be able to download full PDF versions of most public domain titles in the HathiTrust, conduct full-text searches (including for in-copyright material), have access to material covered under Section 108 of the Copyright Act, and print disability access to materials the University of Maine own (or owned).

See Also: Maine HathiTrust Collection Interface

From MSCS Website

Launched about one month ago.

Brings together Maine related items in the HathiTrust’s digital collection. Maine is the first state to have such a collection.

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