October 25, 2014

New: HathiTrust Research Center Semi-Annual Report (October 1, 2011 – March 31, 2012)

Direct to Complete Report From the Introduction: The HathiTrust Research Center (HTRC) had a productive 6 months as it works out core issues in Phase I of its development effort.  Milestone wise, we are looking forward to and planning for a public demonstration of functionality that is tentatively scheduled for June 2012 as is in […]

"With Google Settlement in Limbo, Universities Press Ahead With Research on Digitized Books"

From a Chronicle of Higher Ed. Report by Marc Perry: With the Google project in legal limbo, Indiana University and the University of Illinois are moving forward with plans to set up a similar research center [HathiTrust Research Center for Computational Access to Archives] built around the archive maintained by the HathiTrust Digital Library, which […]

Indiana U. & U. of Illinois Launch HathiTrust Research Center for Computational Access to Archives

From an Indiana University Announcement: A new collaborative research center launched jointly by Indiana University and the University of Illinois, along with the HathiTrust Digital Repository, will help to meet this challenge by developing cutting-edge software tools and cyberinfrastructure to enable advanced computational access to the growing digital record of human knowledge. The HathiTrust Research […]