classicpenguin
classicpenguin:

The Folger Library is making its archive available through a series of apps. Even if you’ve been lucky enough to visit this literary wonderland in D.C., this is going to be amazing. A great use of technology towards increasing the availability of essential intellectual materials.
"Digital images are not replacing our physical collection," Director Michael Whitmore explains. "They’re actually like a Pied Piper that gets people to come in and use the collection."

classicpenguin:

The Folger Library is making its archive available through a series of apps. Even if you’ve been lucky enough to visit this literary wonderland in D.C., this is going to be amazing. A great use of technology towards increasing the availability of essential intellectual materials.

"Digital images are not replacing our physical collection," Director Michael Whitmore explains. "They’re actually like a Pied Piper that gets people to come in and use the collection."