More Newspapers Being Digitized (UNCLASSIFIED)

Mullins, Bill AMRDEC Bill.Mullins at US.ARMY.MIL
Tue Jun 3 22:27:13 UTC 2008

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If only ProQuest would make these assets available to individuals, like
Newspaperarchive does.

I really miss my SABR account.

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> Sent: Tuesday, June 03, 2008 3:22 PM
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> Poster:       "Shapiro, Fred" <fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU>
> Subject:      More Newspapers Being Digitized
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> I'm told that ProQuest will soon be adding the San Francisco
> Chronicle, Baltimore Sun, and New York Herald-Tribune to
> their online coverage.  Because San Francisco is such a
> culturally important city, I think that will be very useful,
> and the New York Herald-Tribune, particularly if it includes
> the very important earlier separate papers, the Herald and
> the Tribune, should also be great.  They will be adding some
> more papers at the end of the year, but I don't yet know
> which those are.  I suggested that they add the New York
> World, Philadelphia Inquirer, and New Orleans Times-Picayune
> as well if they are not already in the group at the end of the year.
> The Yale Daily News and Daily Illini (University of Illinois
> student newspaper) are digitizing their back runs, which
> should help with slang and youth culture.
> Fred Shapiro
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