A press release from the British Library is welcome news for those of us with British ancestry.
The British Library has today received a commitment of £33m from the Government to preserve and make accessible the world's greatest newspaper collection.
It will build a new storage facility and digitize more newspapers making them accessible online.
Read the press release at www.bl.uk/news/2009/pressrelease20091016.html
So what has LAC done to preserve and make available Canadian newspapers? Did they even ask for resources as part of the government's Economic Action Plan?