In the News

This project has generated several noteworthy stories in the local press:

“Lenox Library’s visual archive added to statewide digital collection”
April 8, 2015
http://www.berkshireeagle.com/news/ci_27873003/lenox-librarys-visual-archive-added-statewide-digital-collection

“Massachusetts Launches Collaborative Online Collection”
March 2015
[From Society of American Archivist’s “Views: Newsletter of the Visual Materials Section,” page 21]
http://www.archivesinaction.com/Views_March_2015.pdf

“Sutton yearbooks now digitized”
March 26, 2015
http://www.millburysutton.com/news/2015-03-26/Sutton/Sutton_yearbooks_now_digitized.html

“Placing local history online in Topsfield”
March 20, 2015
http://boxford.wickedlocal.com/article/20150320/NEWS/150329651

“Digitizing History: Lenox Library Artifacts Now Available To The World”
March 18, 2015
http://wamc.org/post/digitizing-history-lenox-library-artifacts-now-available-world

“Plymouth Public Library: Town reports now available online”
February 18, 2015
http://plymouth.wickedlocal.com/article/20150218/NEWS/150216900

“A plot twist in the Story of Us”
February 10, 2015
http://www.capecodtimes.com/article/20150210/NEWS/150219956

“Library Happenings: digital collection of Weymouth High yearbooks are popular”
January 30, 2015
http://weymouth.wickedlocal.com/article/20150130/NEWS/150139636

“Westborough presentation to focus on forgotten documents”
January 20, 2015
http://www.metrowestdailynews.com/article/20150120/NEWS/150129563

“Boston Public Library helps suburban institutions put historic images online”
January 11, 2015
https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/regionals/west/2015/01/11/boston-public-library-helps-suburban-institutions-put-historic-images-online/A8l6M1UajDmlegF5D30C4H/story.html

“Brockton Public Library puts yearbooks, city history online”
December 19, 2014
http://www.enterprisenews.com/article/20141219/NEWS/141216133/12146/NEWS

“History into the future: State archivists advise historical society on digitizing collections”
November 7, 2014
[From “The Town Common,” page 4]
http://www.thetantasquatowncommon.com/pdfs/tc11.07.14.pdf

“There’s Now an Online Archive of Boston Park Documents Dating Back to 1875″
October 28, 2014
http://bostinno.streetwise.co/2014/10/28/boston-public-documents-parks-records-dating-back-to-1875-digitized/

“Westborough Library helping preserve town’s history”
September 26, 2014
http://communityadvocate.com/2014/09/26/westborough-library-helping-preserve-towns-history/

“Boston Public Library Serves Historical and Cultural Institutions Across Massachusetts”
August 15, 2014
http://www.bpl.org/press/2014/08/15/boston-public-library-serves-historical-and-cultural-institutions-across-massachusetts/

“Trend Setter: Library Director Struzziero Addresses National Conference”
July 12, 2014
http://www.winthroptranscript.com/2014/07/12/trend-setter-library-director-struzziero-addresses-national-conference/

“Griffin Museum archive goes digital”
June 1, 2014
http://winchester.wickedlocal.com/article/20140601/NEWS/140609927

“Westborough’s earliest documents could become part of ‘Digital Commonwealth’”
February 13, 2014
http://www.communityadvocate.com/2014/02/13/westboroughs-earliest-documents-could-become-part-of-digital-commonwealth/

“Swampscott library digitizes town reports”
December 20, 2013
http://www.salemnews.com/lifestyle/x1221259378/Swampscott-library-digitizes-town-reports

“Norwell High School yearbooks go online through library grant program”
November 21, 2013
http://www.wickedlocal.com/norwell/news/x450319094/Norwell-High-School-yearbooks-go-online-through-library-grant-program?zc_p=0

“The Digital Public Library of America: An Introduction”
October 29, 2013
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m0ngLBa4ewM

“Norwell High School yearbooks now online”
October 28, 2013
http://www.wickedlocal.com/norwell/news/x1565404793/Norwell-High-School-yearbooks-now-online

“Boston Public Library Receives Recognition for Statewide Digitization Work”
October 21, 2013
http://www.infodocket.com/2013/10/21/boston-public-library-receives-recognition-for-statewide-digitization-work/

“By the Books: Digitized yearbooks”
August 28, 2013
http://www.wickedlocal.com/plymouth/lifestyle/arts/x1843579229/BY-THE-BOOKS-Aug-28?zc_p=2

“Boston Public Library digitizing Wayside Inn records”
August 6, 2013
http://www.metrowestdailynews.com/news/x606650552/Boston-Public-Library-digitizing-Wayside-Inn-records

“WHS history to hit the Web”
May 30, 2013
http://www.metrowestdailynews.com/features/x776197862/WHS-history-to-hit-the-Web#axzz2Uuo13UwJ

“Somerville Public Library announces digitization of historical documents”
January 18, 2013
http://www.thesomervillenews.com/archives/34434

“Digitizing Dorr’s Annotated Newspapers”
September 5, 2012
http://www.masshist.org/blog/792

“Postcard collection put online”
July 29, 2012
http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2012/07/29/postcard_collection_put_online/

“Southbridge library yearbook digitization project puts memories within reach”
July 27, 2012
http://www.telegram.com/article/20120727/TOWNNEWS/120729559&TEMPLATE=TOWNPORTAL

“Library updates network system: Online access streamlined, yearbooks added at library”
June 1, 2012
http://www.theheartofmassachusetts.com/pdf/SOU.2012.06.01.pdf

“Rep. McMurtry helps expand services at Boston Public Library”
April 3, 2012
http://www.wickedlocal.com/westwood/features/x760618279/Rep-McMurtry-helps-expand-services-at-Boston-Public-Library#axzz1r5LzQxaE

“Library efforts make yearbooks go digital: Ongoing digital yearbook project moves forward”
March 27, 2012
[From “Southbridge Evening News”]

“Four decades of Mattapoisett history saved for posterity”
February 11, 2012
http://www.southcoasttoday.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20120211/NEWS/202110338&emailAFriend=1

“Preserving the Presto Press”
February 6, 2012
http://www.wanderer.com/?p=1307

“Digital project captures the past”
December 8, 2011
http://articles.boston.com/2011-12-08/yourtown/30491216_1_digitized-yearbooks-library-commissioners

“A trip down memory lane — on the web: High school puts yearbooks online for public to view”
November 27, 2011
[From “The Sunday Enterprise” (EnterpriseNews.com)]

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