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Free Digital Books in Public Domain many '23-'64

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    "Prior to 1964, books had a 28-year copyright term. Extending it required authors or publishers to send in a separate form, and lots of people didn’t end up doing that. Thanks to the efforts of the New York Public Library, many of those public domain books are now free online....Around 80 percent of all the books published from 1923 to 1964 are in the public domain, and lots of people had no idea until now." "

    If you want to read the convolution here is a link:

    The link below shows the Hathi Trust Digital Library page where I simply searched "artifacts florida". I played around with search terms and also for specific volumes and there is a LOT here.;lmt=ft
    Professor Shellman
    Tampa Bay

  • #2
    Wow Tom! Thanks for this link. You basically just gave me a free library of information on my phone.
    Central Ohio


    • #3
      Thanks Tom, a couple of great links!
      Searching the fields of Northwest Indiana and Southwestern Michigan


      • #4
        WOW! Thank you, thank you, thank you!
        Digging in GA, ‘bout a mile from the Savannah River