An interesting post by Leann Wilson and Marshall Poe on a single online portal for academic books and direct-to-book-consumer models.
Leann Wilson is the co-editor of the New Books Network and Coordinator for Outreach and Social Media at Amherst College Press & Lever Press. Marshall Poe is the founder and editor-in-chief of the New Books Network.
CNI (The Coalition for Networked Information) recently released a video on Text Data Mining (TDM) Research Using Copyrighted and Use-Limited Text Data Sets:
Article of interest:
Susanna de Beer, "Mapping Visions of Rome and Digital Roman Heritage Connectivity Between Literary and Artistic Heritage in a Digital Age," Umanistica Digitale. http://doi.org/10.6092/issn.2532-8816/7814
"Google has teamed up with The Obsidian Collection to digitize the archives of black newspapers.
The Obsidian Collection serves as an archive of several black newspapers, including The Chicago Defender and the Baltimore Afro American. The Collection now has a new, lofty goal: to digitize every article and photograph in its collection.
The inaugural issue of Current Research in Digital History is now available. It is "an annual open-access, peer-reviewed publication of the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media at George Mason University. Its primary aim is to encourage and publish scholarship in digital history that offers discipline-specific arguments and interpretations.