Australian Cooperative Digitisation Project-Digital Collections Inventory

Commission on Preservation and Access

Council on Library Resources

Commission on Preservation and Access

Australian Cooperative Digitisation Project (1840-45)

This project focuses on 19th-century Australian literature, serials and fiction. It is producing digital scans, supplemented with fully searchable texts for fiction. It will include all Australian serials that commenced in the period 1840-45 (through to 1855), and all fiction published 1840-45. Participating institutions are: State Library of New South Wales, Natl. Library of Australia, University of Sydney Library, and Monash University Library.

Contact: Ross Coleman, Collection Management Lib., Univ. of Sydney Library collm@extro.ucc.su.edu.au; phone: 61/2/351.3352; fax: 61/2/692.8325