This is awesome Tim, thanks very much.
My software these days investigates several sources of covers, and then
decides based on availabilty which to use. If I wanted to check LT for a
cover before deciding to display it, would I just access that kind of
URL and see if I get a 404 or not?
Tim Spalding wrote:
> After releasing all our series, award prizes and such, we've now
> released all our covers. See the blog:
> I really hope this—or more probably what comes of this—ends the
> selling of covers to libraries. Data companies are great. People want
> data more and more every year. There are a million ways of making
> money off selling to this need. (We're no Bowker, but we too make some
> money off selling data.) But covers need to drop out the bottom and
> become free.
Digital Services Software Engineer
The Sheridan Libraries
Johns Hopkins University
rochkind (at) jhu.edu