Legal research using digitised historic newspapers.

Holley, Rose Legal research using digitised historic newspapers., 2010 . In Australian Law Librarians Association Event, National Library of Australia, Canberra (Australia), 28 July 2010. [Presentation]


Download (6MB) | Preview

English abstract

The presentation gives an overview of the Australian Newspapers service. It contains over 20 million digitised historic newspapers. The service is now being integrated with Trove. Librarians on the panel describe how they have used the information to solve legal cases. Most of these involve family names and history including ownership of property.

Item type: Presentation
Keywords: digital libraries, Trove, Australian Newspapers, research, digitisation, social engagement
Subjects: L. Information technology and library technology > LS. Search engines.
J. Technical services in libraries, archives, museum. > JG. Digitization.
H. Information sources, supports, channels. > HA. Periodicals, Newspapers.
Depositing user: Rose Holley
Date deposited: 10 Aug 2010
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:17


Downloads per month over past year

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item