Hugh McGuire

publishing, technology, media, philosophy, a bit of politics.

Testing the OpenBook Plugin

Testing John Miedema’s Open Book plugin, which helps blogs publish data from the great OpenLibrary site (sorta an open IMDB for books, a project of the Internet Archive). Here is the test: One of my favourite books is: [openbook booknumber=”0679767924″] It works. Nice.

Archive.org’s Flipbook

I’m at the annual conference of the Open Content Alliance, hosted by the Internet Archive. They’re just launching their open source Flip Book. Very nice, and you can embed it in your site, to whit: Pretty neat, eh?