On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 4:31 PM, Hahn, Harvey <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Same experience here. I responded directly to Karen: > "See http://catalog.sanfordberman.org/ -- it refers to licensing from > the Univ of Illinois Archives. When the data first became available a > number of years ago, I obtained a copy, and I remember that you had to > specify that you were obtaining the data for personal research purposes > only and that the data could not be made publicly available (or > something to that effect). Things may have changed since then, but I > don't know for sure." > > Until such a time (if ever) that the Berman catalog is publicly > released, maybe a substitute "public" version (not perfect, but maybe > close) could be reconstructed by harvesting library catalogs that > incorporated Sandy's headings and xrefs.
Just for the record, the data behind catalog.sanfordberman.org is the UIUC data. At the time Madeline corresponded with UIUC Archives and we arrived at a general understanding that the application wouldn't do any harm. However, I think Madeline has some ideas on how the presentation of the authority data (which is modeled) could be improved. //Ed