February 14, 2014
Collage of library artifacts: stamp, paper punch, printing statement, call number handwritten in pencil. 
From the title page verso of Peter Parley’s Method of Telling about the History of the World to Children by Samuel G. Goodrich (1836). Original from Princeton University. Digitized February 21, 2008.

Collage of library artifacts: stamp, paper punch, printing statement, call number handwritten in pencil. 

From the title page verso of Peter Parley’s Method of Telling about the History of the World to Children by Samuel G. Goodrich (1836). Original from Princeton University. Digitized February 21, 2008.

July 10, 2013
From the back matter of An Introduction to Reflective Thinking (1921). Original from Columbia University. Digitized January 16, 2009.

From the back matter of An Introduction to Reflective Thinking (1921). Original from Columbia University. Digitized January 16, 2009.

January 15, 2013
Autolink includes splotches and handwritten call number.
From the table of contents and illustrations of Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, v. 12, ed. by Reuben Gold Thwaites (1892). Original from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Digitized September 28, 2011.

Autolink includes splotches and handwritten call number.

From the table of contents and illustrations of Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, v. 12, ed. by Reuben Gold Thwaites (1892). Original from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Digitized September 28, 2011.

January 4, 2013
Mixed-media composition.
From the front matter of Vegetable Charcoal by James Bird (1857). Original from Oxford University. Digitized May 5, 2006.

Mixed-media composition.

From the front matter of Vegetable Charcoal by James Bird (1857). Original from Oxford University. Digitized May 5, 2006.

October 6, 2012

Autolinked handwriting.

From the title page (verso) of An Essay Upon Projects by Daniel Defoe (1697). Original from Cornell University. Digitized March 20, 2012.

September 9, 2012
Amended University of California circulation statement.
From the back matter of The Remembrancer: or, Impartial Repository of Public Events, v. 1 by Thomas Pownall (1775). Original from the University of California. Digitized September 2, 2009.

Amended University of California circulation statement.

From the back matter of The Remembrancer: or, Impartial Repository of Public Events, v. 1 by Thomas Pownall (1775). Original from the University of California. Digitized September 2, 2009.

June 12, 2012
Circulation card photographed in high contrast.
From the back matter of Fonts and Font Covers by Francis Bond and Frederick Charles Eden (1908). Original from Harvard University. Digitized March 7, 2009.

Circulation card photographed in high contrast.

From the back matter of Fonts and Font Covers by Francis Bond and Frederick Charles Eden (1908). Original from Harvard University. Digitized March 7, 2009.

June 6, 2012

Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain; a peculiar bar code slip dated a month before digitization. See other examples of Google’s tools. 

From the front matter of The Cumberstone Contest (1867). Original from Oxford University. Digitized July 13, 2006.

Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain; a peculiar bar code slip dated a month before digitization. See other examples of Google’s tools. 

From the front matter of The Cumberstone Contest (1867). Original from Oxford University. Digitized July 13, 2006.

June 1, 2012
Against stamped directions, slip removed from pocket.
From the back matter of The Hound of Heaven by Francis Thompson (1917). Original from Indiana University. Digitized January 31, 2009.

Against stamped directions, slip removed from pocket.

From the back matter of The Hound of Heaven by Francis Thompson (1917). Original from Indiana University. Digitized January 31, 2009.

May 21, 2012
Library artifacts in selective black-and-white and greyscale.
From the back matter of A Manual for Use at Funerals by Charles Jason Staples and Christopher Rhodes Eliot (1903). Original from Harvard University. Digitized December 15, 2007.

Library artifacts in selective black-and-white and greyscale.

From the back matter of A Manual for Use at Funerals by Charles Jason Staples and Christopher Rhodes Eliot (1903). Original from Harvard University. Digitized December 15, 2007.

December 14, 2011
Circulation slips with stamps and scribbles from the ’50s through the ’70s—a well-read book.
From the back matter of Diary, by John Evelyn (1911). 

Circulation slips with stamps and scribbles from the ’50s through the ’70s—a well-read book.

From the back matter of Diary, by John Evelyn (1911). 

September 16, 2011
Library artifacts: barcode, card folder, call number, MSS numbers and various stamps. “Non-circulating” statement contradicted by digitization and subsequent digital distribution.
From the back matter of English Proverbs with Moral Reflexions by Oswald Dykes (1713). [Here]

Library artifacts: barcode, card folder, call number, MSS numbers and various stamps. “Non-circulating” statement contradicted by digitization and subsequent digital distribution.

From the back matter of English Proverbs with Moral Reflexions by Oswald Dykes (1713). [Here]

August 29, 2011
Digitization equipment clips, handwritten call number, remnants of glue from bookplate or tape from torn-out newspaper clipping (?).
From the front matter of The Works of William Paley, D.D.: Natural Theology (1825). [Here]

Digitization equipment clips, handwritten call number, remnants of glue from bookplate or tape from torn-out newspaper clipping (?).

From the front matter of The Works of William Paley, D.D.: Natural Theology (1825). [Here]