The Vatican Apostolic Library says it experiences an average of 100 cyber threats every month since it started its digitization project in 2012.
The University of Pennsylvania Libraries launched its publicly accessible archives of renowned contralto and Civil Rights activist Marian Anderson.
Highlights from the collection include Isamu Noguchi’s set drawings for Seraphic Dialogue and an extensive photograph collection of Graham’s canon.
The initiative has already digitized 80,000 images, categorized and made searchable to the public.
The New York Botanical Garden is home to the world’s second-largest herbarium, a vital archive in an era of vanishing botanical collections.
This week, the New York Public Library announced the release of over 180,000 public domain images available in high resolution.
It isn’t every day that one of the world’s biggest cultural institutions refuses to host a massive digital archive of great historical significance.
Last week, the Bodleian Libraries at the University of Oxford launched an online portal to over 115,000 open-license images from their collections.
Around 22,000 images from collections on 25 authors are now available through the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas.
Launched yesterday, a free online archive of John Cage performances presents a comprehensive overview of his career, from a watering can poured on national television to a rhythmic solo piano performance inspired by lost love.
Yesterday selections from the Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature at the Library of Congress became available to stream online for the first time.
From contorted corpses splayed on the sidewalk to errant streetcars lodged in storefronts, the New York Police Department has photographed crime scenes almost since the technology was available.