Example Digital Libraries/Repositories
If any link is rotten, please search on the Web and send me a message or ignore it.
- Digital Public Library of America: Link.
(Diverse and unique, and includes Apps: Apps)
- NMC Learning Object Repositories: Link 1 or
A collection of links.
- American Memory: Link
"provides free and open access through the Internet to written and spoken words, sound recordings,
still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience."
- Ansel Adams' Photographs of Japanese-American Internment at Manzana:
See also: Link
- Image repositories
- NASA Multimedia: Link
(searchable database of over 300,000 NASA images)
- Smithsonian Images (database): Link
- University of Texas' Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection: Link
- Louisiana Digital Library: Link
- Indiana Historical Society Digital Image Library: Link
- ARTstor Digital Library (for education and scholarship): Link
- New York Public Library Digital Gallery: Link
- University of Miami Libraries, Cuban Heritage Collection: Link
- The Complete Writings and Pictures of Dante Gabriel Rossetti - A Hypermedia Archive: Link.
- Text/book and multilingual repositories
- Library of Congress Digital Collections (Rare Books and Special Collections): Link.
- Project Gutenberg Electronic Public Library: Link
Project Gutenberg is the Internet's oldest producer of FREE electronic books (eBooks or eTexts).
- The Modern English Collection, by University of Virginia:
Fiction, non-fiction, poetry, drama, letters, newspapers, manuscripts and illustrations from 1500 to the present.
- Google Books: Link
- Universal Digital Library (Million book collection): Link
See also: Million Books Project: Link
- Hathi Trust Digital Library: Link
- Video and multimedia repositories
- Digital Video Library: Link
- JFK Jr. Forum Video and Podcast Archive: Link
- Music repositories
- Digital Archive of Popular American Music: Link
- MuseData: An Electronic Library of Classical Music Scores: Link
- Map repositories
- Alexandria Digital Library: Link
- Library of Congress Historical Map Collections: Link
- TerraServer CUSA: Link
- Educational Resources
- Apple Learning Exchange: Link
Educator created lessons and activities; rich with movies, images and podcasts.
- GEM - Gateway to Educational Materials: Link
- MERLOT - Multimedia Educational Resources for Learning and Online Teaching for Higher Education:
- MIT Open CourseWare: Link
- FATHOM Archive: Link
- World Lecture Hall: Link
- Arts & Humanities
- APIS: Advanced Papyrological Information System: Link
- The American Heritage Project: Link
- Arts and Humanities Data Service: Link
- Joconde: Link
A digital repository of the collections of 60 public French musuems comprising 15,000 artists
and 130,000 works of art from the 7th century to today. All searchable by metadata.
- Behavioral and Brain Sciences: BBS Online: Link
- National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS): Link
A unique public resource for health information - a critical element of public health and health policy.
- Science/Physics/Chemistry/Astrophsics Collections
- The SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System: Link
- TechXtra: Link (EEVL: Link)
- NCSTRL: Networked Computer Science Technical Reports Library: Link
An international collection of computer science technical reports from CS departments and industrial and government
research laboratories, made available for non-commercial and eduational use.
- eScholar Repository: Link
- Biodiversity Heritage Library: Link
- AnimalBase: Link
- Social Sciences
- Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR): Link
ICPSR is "the world's largest archive of computerized social science data."
Data files are available to researchers at member institutions.
- HyperPsycoloquy: Link
Psycoloquy is a refereed international, interdisciplinary electronic journal
sponsored by the American Psychological Association (APA).
- Global Education Online Depository and Exchange (GEODE) ĘC for global studies.
- Human Physiology -- The Harvey Project: Link
- Project Bartleby: Link
- Literature Post: Link
- Internet Law Library: Link
- GPO Access: Link
- Ancestry.com: Link
- Ellis Island: Link
- Historical Voices: Link
An incomplete list of digital Libraries that students of previous semesters have studies: (Note that you can still study any of them)
- AAEC Editorial Cartoon Digital Collection: Link
- The Editorial Cartoonist of J.N. 'Ding' Darling, University of Iowa: Link
- Clifford H. (Baldy) Baldowski Editorial Cartoon Collection, University of Georgia: Link
- Digital Library of Appalachia: Link
- LOUISiana DL: Link
- Ravelry (for knitters and crocheters): Link
- Librivox: Link
- Digital Gallery of the New York Public Library: Link
- Smithsonian Images: Link
- American Memory: Link
- University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) Digital Image Library: Link
- ASTstor DL: Link
- Dorothea Tanning digital collection: Link
- National Library of Scotland: Link
- Making of America: U. Michigan site,
Cornell U. site
- Feeding America cookbook Project: Link
- Google Books: Link
- Mark Twain Project Online: Link
- University of Georgia Facsimile Book Collection: Link
- IntraText digital library: Link
- Internet Archive text section (eBooks and Texts Archive): Link
- Maryland Digital Cultural Heritage: Link
- University of North Texas Digital Library: Link
- Tennessee Virtual Library/Archive: Link
- University of Wisconsin Digital Collections: Link
- International Music Score Library - Petrucci Music Library: Link (MediaWiki software package)
- Perseus Digital Library: Art, Archeology Artifact: Link
- University of Arizona's Arizona, Southwestern, and Borderlands Photograph Collection: Link
- Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) Cultural Heritage: Link
- IN Harmony: Sheet Music from Indiana: Link
- New York Public Library (NYPL) Digital Gallery: Link
- National Library of Scotland, Digital Gallery: Theatre Posters Link
- Library of Congress Historical Maps Collection: Link
- The World Digital Library: Link
- GPO Federal Digital Systm (FDSys): Link
- Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA): Link.
- NASA JSC Digital Image Collection: Link
- Lowcountry Digital Library (LCDL): Link
- University of Miami Libraries Cuban Heritage Collection: Link
- HathiTrust: Link
- National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Photo Library: Link
- University of Louisville Digital Collections: Link
- USC Digital Library: Link
Acknoledgement to Xia Lin, revised by