The University of Minnesota Press and the GC Digital Scholarship Lab at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY) in April were awarded a $732,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to launch Manifold Scholarship, a new platform that will enable the publication of iterative, networked, electronic versions of scholarly monographs alongside the print edition of the book. These ebook editions will allow authors to link to or incorporate content such as audio, video, and interactive files, as well as primary research documents and datasets.
H-HistBibl is an international network of librarians, archivists, curators, and scholars interested in the practice and study of bibliographic and library services to support the study and teaching of history.
In a post for dh+lib, Chad Gaffield (University of Ottawa) reflects on the Association of Research Libraries’ 2014 Fall Forum, on the future of the scholarly monograph (“Wanted Dead or Alive: The Scholarly Monograph”).
An interview of Tara Patterson on her inter-library loan work and "forensic bibliographic reconstruction", defined as "the use of Google Scholar (or other tools, usually in multiples and/or in creative ways) to track down missing or incorrect pieces of a bibliographic reference."