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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, Funny) by Runaway1956 on Tuesday July 17 2018, @04:25PM

    by Runaway1956 (2926) Subscriber Badge on Tuesday July 17 2018, @04:25PM (#708396) Homepage Journal

    I visited the archive. All that electronic dust collecting on those old books gave me a sneezing fit. Think I'll stick with the newer stuff.

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