Indexing Scholarly Materials

Indexing Scholarly Materials (Via Blog Juice for Educational Technology.)

“ArchiveGrid allows researchers to discover important content that might normally be hidden when searching on the open Web,” said Ricky Erway, manager of digital resources at RLG, the consortium that designed the database.

With contributions from organizations such as universities and museums I thought this might be useful to some researchers. Any effort to make these collections available online is a good thing. Most of my research interests are already online, however, so on a first run this didn’t turn up any particularly cool new items for me.