Google library: saving books from themselves

Google Book Search is now releasing full books as downloadable PDFs … in some ways similar to what Project Gutenberg has been doing for years.

To me, Google is saving books from themselves. Not hit books, of course, and not recent books either. But the long tail of books.

Related:
Project Connexions … ripping, mixing, and “burning” books:

[tags] google, video, books, connexions, library, gutenberg, john koetsier [/tags]

 


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