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PG Monthly Newsletter (2016-05-05)

This is the Project Gutenberg Newsletter for April-May 2016 CONTENTS * Canadians have an opportunity to comment on the TPP * Over 50,000 Project Gutenberg eBooks are Now Available as Free Audiobooks * Ourmedian.com has Project Gutenberg content * Find Project Gutenberg on social media * New eBook listings from March-April 2016 * Canadians have […]

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PG Monthly Newsletter (2016-03-03)

This is the Project Gutenberg Newsletter for March 2016 CONTENTS * Arabic platform for Project Gutenberg eBooks * Mind For Books has a free app to access Project Gutenberg eBooks * A site to display Project Gutenberg epub eBooks * Find Project Gutenberg on social media * New eBook listings from March 2016 * Arabic […]

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PG Monthly Newsletter (2016-02-03)

This is the Project Gutenberg Newsletter for February 2016 CONTENTS * The TPP is signed, not yet ratified * Expert Editor names Project Gutenberg to “101 Best Websites for ESL Students” * BeeLine for faster reading * NovelTrove * Booklly.com * Find Project Gutenberg on social media * New eBook listings from January 2016 * […]

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Distributed Proofreaders 15th Anniversary

Distributed Proofreaders celebrates its 15th Anniversary and digitizes 30,000th public domain book. Succasunna, NJ — Distributed Proofreaders (http://www.pgdp.net) is celebrating both its 15th Anniversary and the digitization of its 30,000th unique public domain e-book. Founded 1 October 2000, Distributed Proofreaders is a crowdsourced website whose volunteers convert books to electronic formats and make them available […]

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PG Monthly Newsletter (2016-01-06)

This is the Project Gutenberg Newsletter for October/November/December 2015, January 2016 CONTENTS * Newslettter delay * Distributed Proofreaders 15th Anniversary * Project Hart * The TPP is passed, and not ratified * Find Project Gutenberg on social media * New eBook listings from September/October/November/December 2015 * Newsletter delay Dear subscribers: I apologize for the newsletter […]

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Project Gutenberg Releases eBook #50,000

Project Gutenberg is thrilled to achieve the milestone of eBook #50,000. In honor of Project Gutenberg’s founder, Michael S. Hart, a special title was selected. “John Gutenberg, First Master Printer, His Acts, and most remarkable Discourses, and his Death” is now available at www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/50000. Johannes (or John) Gutenberg is best known for introducing mechanical movable […]

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PG Monthly Newsletter (2015-09-20)

This is the Project Gutenberg Newsletter for September 2015 CONTENTS * Project Gutenberg eBook #50,000 * New eBook listings from August 2015 * Project Gutenberg eBook #50,000 Project Gutenberg is thrilled to achieve the milestone of eBook #50,000. In honor of Project Gutenberg’s founder, Michael S. Hart, a special title was selected. “John Gutenberg, First […]

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PG Monthly Newsletter (2015-08-06)

This is the Project Gutenberg Newsletter for May, June, July and August 2015 CONTENTS * Distributed Proofreaders Celebrates 30,000 titles * Trans-Pacific Partnership Threatens the Public Domain * Newsletter schedule * Project Gutenberg’s 44th Birthday! * New eBook listings from April-July 2015 * Distributed Proofreaders Celebrates 30,000 titles Congratulations to Distributed Proofreaders for providing their […]

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PG Monthly Newsletter (2015-04-02)

This is the Project Gutenberg Newsletter for March & April 2015 CONTENTS * Discovery at self.gutenberg.org * Help produce the next eBooks at Distributed Proofreaders * New eBook listings from February & March 2015 * Discovery at self.gutenberg.org The World Public Library (www.worldpubliclibrary.org) operates the Project Gutenberg Self-Publishing Press at http://self.gutenberg.org The Self-Publishing Press has […]

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PG Monthly Newsletter (2015-02-05)

This is the Project Gutenberg Newsletter for February 2015 CONTENTS * Copyright Term Extensions are Looming! * New eBook listings from January 2015 * Copyright Term Extensions are Looming! In our September 2014 newsletter, we wrote about the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). This is an international initiative, being negotiated in secret, which will have far-reaching impacts […]

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PG Monthly Newsletter (2015-01-07)

This is the Project Gutenberg Newsletter for January 2015 Welcome to the first newsletter of 2015. This is Project Gutenberg’s 44th year! CONTENTS * Anniversary of “Alice” * Contemporary advice from Leonardo * Project Gutenberg turned into a clock * New eBook listings from December 2014 * Anniversary of “Alice” Thanks to Christina Heal, who […]

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