Cambridge Digital Library has a collection together books, manuscripts and other items from other knowledge sources such as database of traditional library, exhibitions in the past or scientific and mathematical manuscripts so on.
Truly that Cambridge Digital Library has become a platform for digital humanities activity, both students and all walk of life who stuff with books.
Purpose of foundation
It is a great chance for people, especially student can be easy to access to documentary at any time, from anywhere in the world. Through this function, University of Cambridge can contribute to boost society development by pursuit of education, learning and academic researches.
Taking benefits of the online internet in creation digital library, Cambridge commit that they will always update and innovate information data so that they can inspire a thirst for knowledge, understanding and further research.
Based on intellectual property rights, copyright and licensing has not always been permitted. But this online library will try the best to supply maximum good quality images, texts and metadata for download and reuse. It’s great to exploite freely any knowleage source.
How to use it smoothly
To start searching information in digital library, you should follow requirements like log in, register individual information, commit terms and condition about security information so on.
There are various ways to log in, including in log in with Google, Facebook, LinkedIn or Raven. By register your account sucessfully, you have the rights to view or surf your collection of bookmarks.
To customize searching system, they divide into 2 methods: simple search and advanced search. Simple search means you only have to find with key words which limit about 2-3 words whereas advanced search helps you to access more documentary. Because you can use recommendations from both keywords and full text.