American MemoryThe National Digital Library Program: Archived Documentation

The Library of Congress / Ameritech National Digital Library Competition (1996-1999)

Relevant Documents from the Library of Congress for Additional Background [June 10, 1998]

These documents from the National Digital Library Program and other offices of the Library of Congress relate to many aspects of projects to build libraries of digitized historical materials:

Overview Materials

Formats and Specifications for Digital Reproductions

Intellectual Access and Interoperability

Production Workflow and Project Management

Using the American Memory Collections

Copyright and Other Restrictions


Additional documents about the National Digital Library Program, including some older reports, are available in Background Papers and Technical Information