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Sorry - I forgot to post the url for Google Print.  Here it is: 

If you are not familiar with Google Print - here is an explanation - at
least according to my understanding.  In a nutshell - Google has been
scanning full text books into a searchable database.  They get the books
from a number of college libraries, public domain books and also new
books from  those publishers who choose to participate.  For books that
are still copyrighted, you cannot read the entire book online - but a
keyword search will search the entire book and present you with about 5
pages of text from the book.  As you can imagine, there are a lot of
copyright issues being hotly debated about this project. 

Hopefully this clears up my confusing initial posting.


"The Librarian, whose job is to heal ignorance, to keep life safe for
poetry and to put knowledge smack dab in the middle of the American

From The Philadelphia Inquirer, 9-20-03
Jacquie Henry, MLS
Ruben A. Cirillo High School (GHS)
Gananda Central School District
3195 Wiedrick Road
P.O. Box 609
Macedon, NY  14502
315-986-3521 x 3144

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