Month: October 2008

podcast suggest: Unquiet History

For those of you who thrilled to Matthew Battles’ book Library: An Unquiet History should try out his podcast — similarly titled but not library-specific — Unquiet History. I’m currently enjoying listening to a short history of medeival urban garbage.…

Google Book Search Copyright Settlement

Information you may want if you’re interested in the Google Books lawsuit. I’m still reading so haven’t yet analyzed but this seems like good news? Settlement Administration website. Google Book Search’s page on the settlement. Association of American Publishers’ page…

linkdump for october ’08

Again, here are a set of things that maybe don’t need their own post but are worth letting people know about. Literal videos? Have you seen these? They are remixed videos where instead of the lyrics, you see captions or…