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Coverage for grant PJ-50026-07

PJ-50026-07
Nebraska Digital Newspaper Project: Phase One
Katherine Walter, University of Nebraska, Board of Regents

Grant details: https://securegrants.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=PJ-50026-07

A Digital Window (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Geitner Simmons, editorial page editor
Publication: Omaha World-Herald
Date: 8/20/2011
Abstract: Lead editorial in Wednesday paper. Federal grant helps UNL, Nebraskans preserve sense of immediacy in history.

Historic Newspapers Go Digital with Grant (Media Coverage)
Publication: UNL Today
Date: 9/24/2007
Abstract: Nebraska newspaper coverage of historical events and everyday life...is going digital--part of a free national online database--thanks to a National Endowment for the Humanities grant to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Making history acessible (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Bassinger, Tyler
Publication: J Alumni News
Date: 6/1/2008
Abstract: Nebraska will digitize 100,000 pages of Nebraska newspapers dating from 1880-1910 and is among the first nine states in the NDNP, which involves a partnership between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Libraries, Journalism earn grant to aid national database (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Anon
Publication: Scarlet Year in Review 2007-08
Date: 9/4/2008
Abstract: NEH funding will allow about 100,000 pages of Nebraska newspapers to be included in Chronicling America

Digital Newspapers press conference (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Chancellor Harvey Perlman
Publication: Not applicable
Date: 9/14/2007
Abstract: Welcome to celebration of a partnership that will enrich Nebraska scholarship; preserve our state's history, journalism and heritage; and share that legacy with the world. Nebraska's project in the NDNP was designated a "We the People" project.

Nebraska Digital Newspaper Project (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Katherine Walter
Publication: Prairie Fire: The Progressive Voice of the Great Plains
Date: 3/1/2010
Abstract: This news magazine with coverage throughout the state of Nebraska published a lengthy article about the Nebraska Digital Newspaper Project Phase Two/ In an age when news is increasingly being sought online, the [NEH] and [LOC] have stepped up to the plate to fund and develop a major online resource of historical newspapers. Discusses Chronicling America and the second 100,000 pages of digitization from 1860-1922.
Link: http://www.prairefirenewspaper.com

UPDATED: Blog Talk Live: What is the Nebraska Digital Newspaper Project? Katherine L. Walter In the next Blog Talk Live you'll meet Katherine L. Walter, who co-directs the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) Center for Digital Research in the Humanities (Media Coverage)
Date: 1/5/2010
Abstract: UPDATED: Blog Talk Live: What is the Nebraska Digital Newspaper Project? Katherine L. Walter In the next Blog Talk Live you'll meet Katherine L. Walter, who co-directs the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) Center for Digital Research in the Humanities and is professor and chair of Digital Initiatives & Special Collections in the UNL Libraries. Program announces the NEH funding for the next 100,000 pages of Nebraska newspapers, describes the funding for NDNP, Chronicling America, and other relevant topics
Link: http://www.starcityblog.com/2010/01/page/4/


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