[ModLib] Fonts/Spines Project Abandoned

Scot Kamins kamins at modernlib.com
Mon Jun 25 12:42:24 EDT 2012


I have decided to abandon the project tenatively titled "Quick & Dirty  
Guide to the Major Styles of Early DJ Fronts & Spines 1917 - 1939."    
I have been unable to elicit the necessary scans to make the project  

The data already collected will remain online at http://www.modernlib.com/Identifiers/djFrontsAndSpines/djFrontsAndSpines.html 
  but the address will not be listed anywhere on the website. So if  
you find the data useful keep this address someplace or download the  
data yourself.

There have been very few projects in the history of the website that  
have been abandoned. In fact, the only really meaningful one that I  
can remember was when we tried to collect information about the  
earliest use of each dust jacket. It failed for the same reason:  
People didn't contribute information. ModernLib is a crowd-sourced  
website -- if users don't take part in projects, the projects become  
incomplete or they go away.

Sorry -- but it couldn't be helped.

Scot Kamins
One cause, a thousand effects
A thousand causes, one effect

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