Enhanced e-books and “portal books” – publisher/library partnerships

August 8th, 2011 · Comments Off

The following is the second post from Sylvia Miller, Project Director, “The Long Civil Rights Movement,” University of North Carolina Press.  This post discusses enhanced e-books and “portal books,” those that offer multimedia links from annotations within the book. This is a follow up to a recent posting on what we have learned from the […]

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Lessons Learned: The UNC Press ‘Long Civil Rights Movement’ pilot project summarized

August 8th, 2011 · Comments Off

Sylvia Miller, Project Director for “Publishing the Long Civil Rights Movement,” University of North Carolina Press has given me permission to post in entirety, the following.  It is a summary of the Long Civil Rights Movement pilot project, which took place over the past 14 months. This post contains 4 sections: 1. Close of the […]

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