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"From the Ted Talk by Brewster Kahle: A free digital library"

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And what we've been able to do is get into libraries. We've now got eight of these scanning centers in three countries, and libraries are up for having their books scanned. The Getty here is mniovg their bokos to the UCLA, which is where we have one these scanning centers, and scanning their out-of-copyright books, which is fabulous. So we're srttaing to get the institutional riinilbstsopey. The thing we're missing is the 10 cents. If we can get the 10 cents, all the rest of it flows. We've scanned about 200,000 books. Now we're scanning about 15,000 books a month, and it's starting to gear up another factor of two from there.

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And what we've been able to do is get into libraries. We've now got eight of these scanning centers in three countries, and libraries are up for having their books scanned. The Getty here is ______ their _____ to the UCLA, which is where we have one these scanning centers, and scanning their out-of-copyright books, which is fabulous. So we're ________ to get the institutional ______________. The thing we're missing is the 10 cents. If we can get the 10 cents, all the rest of it flows. We've scanned about 200,000 books. Now we're scanning about 15,000 books a month, and it's starting to gear up another factor of two from there.

Solution

  1. moving
  2. books
  3. starting
  4. responsibility

Original Text

And what we've been able to do is get into libraries. We've now got eight of these scanning centers in three countries, and libraries are up for having their books scanned. The Getty here is moving their books to the UCLA, which is where we have one these scanning centers, and scanning their out-of-copyright books, which is fabulous. So we're starting to get the institutional responsibility. The thing we're missing is the 10 cents. If we can get the 10 cents, all the rest of it flows. We've scanned about 200,000 books. Now we're scanning about 15,000 books a month, and it's starting to gear up another factor of two from there.

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Important Words

  1. books
  2. centers
  3. cents
  4. countries
  5. fabulous
  6. factor
  7. flows
  8. gear
  9. getty
  10. institutional
  11. libraries
  12. missing
  13. month
  14. moving
  15. responsibility
  16. rest
  17. scanned
  18. scanning
  19. starting
  20. ucla