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for: ‘August, 2010’

Just how many books are there? How about 129,864,880!

Yesterday, Google posted on the official Inside Google Books blog that, by their calculation, there are approximately that many books out there. From our perspective, wow, that’s a lot of work! Capturing books at the highest quality possible, as well as scanning microfilm and similar items such as manuscripts, ledgers, scrapbooks, et al, ad naseum, …

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Smithsonian Mass Digitization: National Museum of American History, National Numismatic CollectionMass Digitization of National Museum of American History - National Numismatic Collection coin collections View the collection here: americanhistory.... ... See MoreSee Less

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Smithsonian Mass DigitizationPssst! Have you noticed approximately 10,000 coins from our project with the National Numismatic Collection, National Museum of American History are already online? The entirety of the Josiah K. Lilly Jr. and Paul A. Straub collections have been digitized and are making their way online as we continue to digitize an additional 13,000 coins and medals from the Grand Duke Georgii Mikhailovich Collection. πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ’°#digitization #mondaymotivation ... See MoreSee Less

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