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Gerry McKiernan (Science and Technology Librarian and Bibliographer, Iowa State University Library, Ames, Iowa, USA. (

Library Hi Tech News

ISSN: 0741-9058

Article publication date: 1 August 2004



The third and last in a series on Open Archives Initiative data providers. This article focuses on the social sciences and humanities, specifically on the David Rumsey Historical Map Collection ‐ a collection which includes atlases, globes, school geographies, books, maritime charts and a variety of separate maps, primarily (but not exclusively) of the Americas from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries..



McKiernan, G. (2004), "E‐profile", Library Hi Tech News, Vol. 21 No. 7, pp. 30-39.



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