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Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska (Lincoln, NE 68588-0007)
Adrian Wisnicki (Project Director: July 2012 to December 2017)
The Livingstone Online Enrichment and Access Project (LEAP)

The digitization and transcription of 3,500 manuscript pages written by David Livingstone, pertaining to his exploration of Africa, for inclusion in the Livingstone Online Web site, along with the development of tools and services to enhance use by scholars and educators.

The Livingstone Online Enrichment and Access Project (LEAP) will support updating, integrating, and providing access to Livingstone Online ( and its digital image and transcription collections in order to secure the site's long-term sustainability as a unified, open-access resource for scholars and the general public. . Our site -- a well established, transatlantic, digital archive initiative -- seeks to provide worldwide access to the writings of Dr. David Livingstone (1813-73), the Scottish abolitionist, missionary, and explorer of Africa.

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Project fields:
British Literature

Humanities Collections and Reference Resources

Preservation and Access

$275,000 (approved)
$275,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
9/1/2013 – 8/31/2017