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Published Contribution to a Conference Proceeding:

Author(s) :

 

Newby, Gregory B. & Franks, Charles

Date of Publication :

 

2003

Article Title :

 

Distributed Proofreading

Editor(s) :

 

Editor Role :

 

Title of the Conference :

 

International Conference on Digital Libraries

Third ACM/IEEE-CS joint conference on digital libraries

Page(s) :

 

3

Place of Publication :

 

Washington D.C., USA

Publisher Name :

 

IEEE Computer Society

Abstract :

 

Distributed proofreading allows many people working individually across the Internet to contribute to the proofreading of a new electronic book. This paper describes Project Gutenberg's Distributed Proofreading project, along with our general procedures for creating an electronic book from a physical book. Distributed proofreading has promise for the future of Project Gutenberg, and is likely to be a useful strategy for other digital library projects.

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  Project Gutenberg's Distributed Proofreaders
 
         
    
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