- On The Signal, Samantha Thomason shares how a librarian in Virginia set up a personal digital archiving program for her library patrons.
- Check out this browser add-on that can highlight, copy, and translate text in any image: Project Naptha. (h/t to reader John H. for bringing it to my attention.)
- DuckDuckGo, a Google Search competitor is being "reimagined and redesigned." [I've written previously about how DuckDuckGo has some advantages over Google Search for researchers, but I wonder how these new changes will affect function....]
- From Makeuseof.com: 3 Better Ways to Store Your Files Than On a Desktop. [Personally, I don't rely on the cloud...solely. But that's just me. I use it, but not exclusively.]
- HistoryGeo has added to its Antique Maps Collection for Alabama, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana/Mississippi, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Virginia.
- As part of their 100 in 100 Campaign, findmypast.com has released record set number 31 -- Malayan Emergency - Commonwealth Deaths 1948-1960.
- Yesterday, FamilySearch.org updated its BillionGraves Index.
- Ancestry.com had several additions and updates yesterday. They added BMD databases for New Zealand; updated existing baptism, marriage, & burial databases for Warwickshire, England; and updated an existing database for Virginia.
- USGenWeb Archives volunteer contributors uploaded various types of records of various counties yesterday in the following US states: Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Michigan, Nevada, Oklahoma, Texas, Virginia, and Washington.
Other things that might interest you. Maybe. Maybe not. But maybe?
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