May 21, 2022

National Library of Israel's Collection of the Newton Manuscripts Now Available Online in Digital Format

From the National Library of Israel Web Site The manuscripts found at the National Library are from the collection of Abraham Shalom Yehuda (1877-1951), an expert in Middle Eastern affairs. Professor Shalom Yehuda purchased the manuscripts at a public auction at London’s Sotheby’s in 1936. Other manuscripts in the collection, dealing mostly with the topic […]

Cambridge Digital Library Launches (Free) with 4000 Pages of Material by Sir Issac Newton

From Wired UK: A copy of the Principia Mathematica filled with annotations made by Sir Isaac Newton is among 4,000 pages of material that are being made available online by Cambridge University Library. As part of the Cambridge Digital Library project started in 2010, the world’s largest and most significant collection of the scientific works […]