January 19, 2022

NHPRC, Mellon Foundation Announce Digital Publication Grant Winners

From the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC)/NARA:

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) today announced the winners of eight planning grants [totaling $726,000] to build a sustainable system for the digital publication and discovery of historical records. The Digital Edition Publishing Cooperatives Program, first announced as a partnership between the Mellon Foundation and the NHPRC in 2017, will support efforts to make historical records readily accessible to scholars, students, and the American people.

Winners include:

Bucknell University
REED London: Creating Collaborative Environments for Editorial Publication

Kentucky Historical Society
Nineteenth Century Digital Cooperative

Massachusetts Historical Society
A 21st-Century Digital Platform for 19th-Century Analog Content

Stanford University
Modern African American Freedom Struggle Digital Publishing Cooperative

Texas A&M University
ARCScholar: A Digital Publishing Cooperative

University of California Santa Cruz
Scholarship in 3D Digital Edition Publishing Cooperative

University of Virginia
University of Virginia Digital Publishing Cooperative: Developing Infrastructures for the Creation, Publication, and Discovery of Digital Scholarly Editions and Projects

Wheaton College
Digital Edition Publishing Cooperative for Historical Accounts (DEPCHA)


Direct to Details (including $ amount) of Each Grant

Direct to Complete (NHPRC) Announcement

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Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.