TITLE

European Digital Library Forced to Reboot

AUTHOR(S)
Dreyfuss, Joel
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;11/25/2008, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the European digital library Europeana.eu was shutdown after its popularity exceeded all expectations. The digital library, which was launched on November 20, 2008 was shut down until mid-December 2008. The rate of 10 million hits per hour promptly crashed the site as Europeans sought access to the digital library's collection.
ACCESSION #
36586219

 

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