A total of 100,000 books are to be scanned by Microsoft and then placed on the internet for every Tom, Dick and Harry to read.
Great idea! I read a lot of books meself and if it saves me from a trip to our local library then all the better.
No more dodging the winos outside and the students inside.
A little worried that it’s only out of copyright books, but what the hell, it’s a start.
Google and Yahoo are also scanning books, so who gets the least OCR errors?