April 18, 2014

New Digital Collection of Historic Sound Recordings (Speeches, Debates, Lectures, Music)

From Pepperdine University Libraries: Pepperdine University Libraries is pleased to announce the release of our latest digital collection. The Historic Sound Recordings collection features streaming recordings of memorable speeches and significant events that chart the history of Pepperdine University and, more broadly, Southern California. The collection includes archival recordings ranging from political speeches and debates […]

Roundup: A Digitization Milestone at U. of North Carolina and Four Recently Launched Digital Collections

1812 Almanac is Milestone Book for UNC Digitization Program Mexico Launches “Mexican Digital Library” Including Twenty Important Codices (via ArtDaily) New Historic Pepperdine Films Digital Collection (Pepperdine University) Historical Charlotte Redevelopment  (U. of North Carolina-Charlotte) Early Years of the Houston Negro Hospital (U. of Houston)

New Digital Collection From Pepperdine University Libraries: Anti-Communism Films of the Early 1960s

From the Pepperdine University Library News Item: Pepperdine University Libraries is pleased to announce its latest digital collection, Anti-Communism Films of the Early 1960s. At the height of the Cold War, Pepperdine College sponsored a four-part, Hollywood-produced film series titled Crisis for Americans. Utilizing newsreel footage and scripted narration, each film sought to expose the threat of […]