New Open Access Book: Canada in the Frame

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UCL Press is delighted to announce the publication of a brand new open access book, Canada in the Frame, by Dr Philip Hatfield, Head of the Eccles Centre for American Studies at the British Library. Download free:


Canada in the Frame

Philip Hatfield

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The Business of online resource databases (comment)


I usually don't post older articles, but I just discovered this one and found it very interesting.  Laura Mandell explains how Gale came to own the rights to the Early English Books Online (EEBO) and Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) and Elizabeth Grumbach offers an extended discussion of the economic considerations that have led to the current situation. 

Laura Mandell and Elizabeth Grumbach, "The Business of Digital Humanities: Capitalism and Enlightenment," Scholarly and Research Communication, Vol. 6 no. 4 (2015),


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