19 May 2019

Sunday Sundries

Miscellaneous items I found of interest during the week.

A Souvenir of Lost (Edwardian) Ottawa
A free ebook.

Grimsby (Ont) history preserved in newspapers now online
Grimsby Independent from 1885 to 1949 searchable thanks to Library project.

Irish Surname Maps based on 1901 and 1911 Censuses

National Library of Wales - A forty-year-old mystery solved

YouTube: How to use the new version of Google Books
A video by Richard Byrne of Free Technology for Teachers. If you've ever been puzzled about the difference between Google Books, Hathi Trust Digital Library and Internet Archive (Text) check out this guide from the University of Victoria.

YouTube: D-Day Darlings

Thanks to Bob Lamoureux for the tip.

AI Can Do What? 5 Sites for Mind-Blowing Creations by Artificial Intelligence

Plastic warms the planet twice as much as aviation – here’s how to make it climate-friendly


Lynn said...

D Day Darlings - brilliant! Moved me to tears!

Bill said...

D Day Darlings. Thank you for posting. Excellent!

Celia Lewis said...

Oh my- thanks so much for posting the D-Day Darlings.
So well done [got something in my eye by the end]!