Guide to Finding Interesting Public Domain Works Online by the Open Knowledge Foundation

The Open Knowledge Foundation has published a nifty guide on the basics of Finding Interesting Public Domain Works Online. You can skim the guide in well under ten minutes, and it includes useful links and accompanying descriptions to online collections where PD works can be found, including Europeana, the Internet Archive, and Project Gutenberg. It … Read More “Guide to Finding Interesting Public Domain Works Online by the Open Knowledge Foundation”

Safecast: Global sensor network collects and shares radiation data via CC0

INTERPOLATION MAP / Lionel Bergeret, Safecast / CC BY-NC One week after the nuclear disaster at the Fukushima Diachi plant in March, the Safecast project was born to respond to the information needs of Japanese citizens regarding radiation levels in their environment. Safecast, then known as RDTN.org, started a campaign on Kickstarter “to provide an … Read More “Safecast: Global sensor network collects and shares radiation data via CC0”