How to Digitize a Million Books


Physically scanning hundreds of millions of pages bound between the covers of 18 million books, recognizing 430 languages and all sorts of fonts, making the results available for text searches, and replicating the traditional library browsing experience when it’s all done. And a system to organize the next big leap in the information age.

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2 thoughts on “How to Digitize a Million Books

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