November 25, 2020

Newspaper Digitization: University of Delaware Library Makes the Newark Post Available Online

From the Newark Post: The University of Delaware Library announces that the Center for Digital Collections has begun an exciting project to digitize the Newark Post, the weekly newspaper serving greater Newark and western New Castle County in Delaware. The issues for years 2006, 2007 and 2008 have already been completed and are accessible online […]

Lost Film Found By University of Delaware Librarians Screened at New York Film Festival

From UDaily  (University of Delaware): A newly restored copy of the only surviving print of You Are Not I, a 1981 film directed by filmmaker and producer Sara Driver, was shown Oct. 6 in the Masterworks section at the 2011 New York Film Festival. The lost film was found by University of Delaware librarians in […]

Digitization: "U. of Delaware Leads National Project to Create Digital Archive of Early American Samplers"

From UDaily: Proudly displaying numerals and ABCs, scenes of faith and farm life, Bible verses and witticisms, the samplers embroidered by girls in colonial America not only brightened the home, but also shone the light of literacy into the needleworkers’ young lives. To bring these historic American treasures to the public eye, the University of […]