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posted by Fnord666 on Tuesday July 17 2018, @01:45PM   Printer-friendly
from the one-less-excuse dept.

The Internet Achive's Open Library has over 40 million full-text, searchable, electronic editions of books. The full-text search for all 4+ million books has just been made available. This includes not just books that have entered the public domain but also close to half a million others. Though the press release is weak on technical details, exploring the advanced search interface quickly make clear which capabilities are available.


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  • (Score: 3, Interesting) by FatPhil on Tuesday July 17 2018, @01:59PM

    by FatPhil (863) <{pc-soylent} {at} {asdf.fi}> on Tuesday July 17 2018, @01:59PM (#708329) Homepage
    And if there were nearly 10 editions of the average book? You seem to have overlooked the important word that makes the statement make sense. Very fitting.
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