ASERL Webinar: Jeff Moyer from Reveal Digital describes the production / development model for the "Independent Voices" colelction from Reveal Digital. This collection includes digitized versions of iIndependent Voices is a collection that chronicles the transformative decades of the 60s, 70s and 80s through the lens of an independent alternative press. The flood-like appearance of an alternative press in the late 1960s expressed the upsurge of dissent and of aspiration of American youth. Feminists, dissident GIs, campus radicals and the New Left, Native Americans, anti-war activists, Black Power advocates, Latinos, and members of the LGBT communities. Reveal Digital is offering a modest discount to ASERL libraries who commit to funding this collection by December 31, 2014.
Supporting libraries will have exclusive online access to the collection until 2019, at which point it will be made fully open aces to the general public.