Getty Ends Support for Bibliography of the History of Art by ProQuest


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                                                                                             bibliographies concerning the
                                                                                             visual arts. The GRI assumed
                                                                                             oversight of the BHA in 2007,
                                                                                             when French partner Institut
                                                                                             de l’Information Scientifique
     (continued from page 39)                                                                et Technique withdrew from
                                                                                             the project.
     robust browsing, improve search engine optimization, and enable visual enhance-            The GRI is now making the
     ments and interactive functionality.                                                    BHA universally and freely
        The Data Harmony suite uses a machine-aided indexer (MAI), a mechanism that          available online, expanding its
     allows human indexers to increase efficiency by partially or entirely automating the    accessibility to students and
     indexing process.                                                                       scholars worldwide.
        Source: Access Innovations, Inc. (                                    Source: The J. Paul Getty Trust (

     Getty Ends Support for                                                                                                                            OUP Introduces
     Bibliography of the History of Art                                                                                                                Online Resources
        Due to its current budget crisis, the Getty Research Institute (GRI) recently                                                                       In partnership with Seman-
     withdrew financial support from the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA), a                                                                    tico, Oxford University Press
     searchable database of periodicals, books, catalogs, conference proceedings, and                                                                   (OUP) released the online edi-
                                                                                                                                                        tion of The Oxford Encyclo-
                                                                                                                                                        pedia of Ancient Greece and
                                                                                                                                                        Rome. Featuring more than
                                                                                                                                                        1,100 articles, the encyclope-
                                                                                             dia covers the legacy of the classical world and its influence throughout the centuries.
       ActionBase:                                                                              The encyclopedia is part of the Oxford Digital Reference Shelf, an online collec-
                                                                                             tion of scholarly reference titles. The platform is built on Semantico’s online pub-
                                                                                             lishing platform with a production interface powered by the Semantico Information
       Managing Workflow                                                  FEATURED PRODUCT   Publishing Platform (SIPP). The company also launched Oxford Bibliographies On-
                                                                                             line, a series of reading lists vetted by subject-specific experts.

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