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Thursday, 29th May 2014

Cambridge University Press Digitizes Cambridge Archive Editions

By Africa S. Hands

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After decades in print, Cambridge Archive Editions, inpartnership with East View Information Services,are digitizing for the first time. All original print volumes and accompanying maps, as well as all future editions, will be available online via the East View ebook platform.

Cambridge Archive Editions are primary source research collectionsoffering hundreds of thousands of facsimile government documents andmaps which may have otherwise remained obscured, inaccessible, orfragmentary. These documents provide vital historical context in thestudy of boundary formation, claims, and disputes throughout the MiddleEast, Balkans, Caucasus, Southeast Asia, and the Far East.

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Africa S. Hands is an independent librarian with a focus on helping professionals understand and utilise social media and search engines through one-on-one tutorials and small group workshops. Africa tweets (@africahands) on resources of interest to information and higher education professionals.

Africa can be reached at africa.hands@freepint.com

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