I wasÂ envious with McGill’s news, and now Michigan!Â Talk about rubbing salt on my wounds….
Seriously, this is fantastic news for UM Libraries.Â Their new “Espresso Book Machine,” – and it ain’t coffee folksÂ – will print-on-demand titlesÂ from the UM digital collection.Â Public domain titles from theÂ 2 million item collection will be the first shotÂ for Espresso.Â Books will cost around $10.00, but must be picked up in person, as UM doesn’t plan on getting in the shipping business.
LJ News has a nice story. For more information on the Espresso, check out On Demand Books.
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