News and announcements pertaining to the University of Washington Libraries Digital Collections and the Digital Initiatives Program.

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Collecting Online Music Project

The University of Washington Libraries has been awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities start-up grant of $18,881 to support a planning meeting to discuss issues and possible solutions pertaining to the curation and preservation of born-digital music. The Project Director will be Ann Lally (Digital Initiatives).

For further information visit the NEH site:

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Western Washington Landmarks

Dams, bridges, other architectural achievements - view some of Western Washington's greatest man-made structures in this collection of historical images.

North Head Lighthouse

North Head Lighthouse, Cape Disappointment at the mouth of Columbia River, Washington