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Fwd: New OMACL Release (X-POSTED!)
Poster: James and/or Nancy Gilly <KatieMorag@worldnet.att.net>
>From: Douglas Killings <DeTroyes@AOL.COM>
>To: Multiple recipients of list MEDIEV-L <MEDIEV-L@UKANVM.BITNET>
>Subject: New OMACL Release (X-POSTED!)
>Date: Thu, 10 Apr 97 02:45:25 +0000
>X-Posted to Mediev-L, Medtext-L; and Ansax-L; apologies to those whose
>mailboxes I am cluttering. Please repost this message to any mailing list
>you think might find this note of interest.
>Online Medieval And Classical Library (OMACL) Announcement --
>The following new texts are now available for download to anyone who wants
>[OMACL #28] Saxo Grammaticus: "The Danish History (Books I-IX)" (Trans:
>Oliver Elton) --
>DANSH-01.ZIP (Entire work in one single file)
>DANSH-10.ZIP (Entire work in ten files, one for the Introduction and each
>GETTING OMACL TEXTS:
>All OMACL texts are Public Domain in the United States, and are released in
>straight ASCII format. Texts are released in two forms: Online via the Web
>site, and compressed at the FTP site. Compression is done using PKZIP v.
>2.04g, which can be obtained from just about any BBS or online service. A
>copy of the shareware version of PKUNZIP is available in the UKANAIX
>directory mentioned below. MACUSERS: Look for a good ZIP to STUFFIT utility
>before decompressing these files.
>Please note that web versions of OMACL texts are usually not posted until
>after the ASCII version is made available.
>Texts are available from the following sites:
> University of Kansas Main OMACL Archive:
> Anonymous login, then set for directory:
> Online Book Initiative:
> (In directories "Classics", "Anglo-Saxon", "Geoffrey Chaucer", etc.)
> http://www.enteract.com/~detroyes/omacl.html (Download only)
>AMERICA ONLINE --
>Some texts are available in the "Palmtop Paperbacks" section of the Personal
>Digital Assistant Forum. KEYWORD: PDA, then click on "Palmtop Paperbacks"
>icon at lower right corner. PLEASE NOTE: Older texts are scatter throughout
>the various sub-directories, but current months releases can usually be found
>in the "Book of the Month" area.
>Some texts have also been released, in slightly different form, via Project
>A NOTE ON DISTRIBUTION AND COPYRIGHT:
>OMACL texts are being provided as a service to the Internet, and may be
>distributed freely. The only stipulation is that, if OMACL texts are posted
>anywhere on the Internet other than the sites listed above, please notify us.
> OMACL also asks that, if its texts are used as source material for your
>research, please remember to cite us as such.
>As mentioned above, OMACL's texts are Public Domain in the United States.
> Because copyright laws vary from country to country (and because there have
>recently been a number of drastic changes in international copyright laws),
>OMACL makes no representation as to copyright status outside of the United
>States. Please check with the copyright laws of your country before
>distributing outside of the United States.
>As always, comments and suggestions are appreciated.
>--->Douglas B. Killings
James and/or Nancy Gilly
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