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National Library of India: A Very Brief Look at the Digitisation of Rare Books

December 14, 2011 by

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From the Press Information Bureau, Government of India: The Minister for Culture and Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation Kumari Selja has said that digitisation of rare books and other print material is done selectively taking into account copyright and other issues. It is a part of the Annual Action Plan of the National Library, Kolkata. […]

A Look at the New National National Library of India

May 29, 2011 by

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From The Telegraph: The library is changing. The new library building may lack the charm of the old one, but technology and recent acquisitions have made it a friendlier place for the researcher. Members may download forms from the website, and each new member is presented with a smart reader’s guide. If accessing the texts […]