May 25, 2022

Biodiversity Heritage Library Adds Two Partners & Makes Some Content Available on iTunesU

From the Smithsonian Institution Libraries: Two new members have joined the Biodiversity Heritage Library: Cornell University Library (Ithaca, N.Y.) and the U.S. Geological Survey Library (Reston, Va.). These two institutions will contribute to the digitization of historical science literature in the BHL collections. All material will be online, free and available to the public. Cornell […]

Digitized Book of the Week: From the Biodiversity Heritage Library: Illustrations of Zoology

The full text book published in 1851 is available direct from the Biodiversity Heritage Library. You can also access scans of the the engravings (in a number of sizes) used in the book via Flickr. 87 scans are available. Example: Scans of Animals via Flickr This page offers scans ranging in size from (75 x […]