> On 6 Jun 2015, at 18:38, Paul Schaffner <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I wonder where the numerical preponderance is (I don't actually
> know). JISC Historical Books is limited to subscribing HE and FE
> institutions in the UK; the ECCO site itself is limited to subscribers
> to ECCO. I'm not sure to whom our ECCO TCP site restricts the
> image, possibly just to ECCO TCP partners (a subset of Gale/Cengage
> ECCO subscribers.)
I was influenced largely by the fact that I could not work out a clean
URL to point to at Gale or at Michigan for the image of a given page
in a book. All seems strangely obfuscated.
Let’s not even mention the moral iniquity of these companies making
dosh from selling pictures of our old books…..
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