• Two Titles Added the Journals Page
    Posted on Wed, 11/10/2010 - 12:25pm

    Two titles have been added to the Open Folklore journals page. These open access journals in ethnomusicology are the Pacific Review of Ethnomusicology published by the graduate students in the Department of Ethnomusicology at the University of California, Los Angeles, and the Revista Transcultural de Música | Transcultural Music Review published by Spain's Sociedad de Etnomusicología. These are both well-established titles with large open access backfiles. Thanks to all involved in the publishing of these two pioneering journals in ethnomusicology.

  • Utah State University Joins HathiTrust!
    Posted on Sat, 10/30/2010 - 1:23pm

    Utah State University has become the 35th partner of the HathiTrust Digital Library. This is a wonderful development, one that builds upon the Utah State University Libraries' work as a strategic partner in Open Folklore. HathiTrust is a fundamental part of the Open Folklore effort but this development is important for the further growth and success of HathiTrust and of Utah State University in general. This important development is characterized in a recent news release from Utah State University. Congratulations to Utah State University and to HathiTrust!

  • Folktales and Fairy Tales: Translation, Colonialism, and Cinema Available Via OF Search
    Posted on Wed, 10/20/2010 - 1:20pm

    The book: Folktales and Fairy Tales: Translation, Colonialism, and Cinema, edited by ku‘ualoha ho‘omanawanui, Noenoe Silva, Vilsoni Hereniko, and Cristina Bacchilega, is now accessible via the Open Folklore search tool. Containing the work of a large number of distinguished folklorists, the volume represents the proceedings of a conference held in Honolulu on  September 23-26, 2008. The book was published as an open access collection in ScholarSpace at University of Hawaii at Manoa. Thanks to all involved for sharing your work in an open access way.