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8th January 2010 Library Updates

The New Year brings new Library updates. We have been busy in the run up to Christmas and New Year by dividing 1249 of the Books in the Library into 5607 Chapters and further edited the documents to remove some badly recognized characters and phrases. This results in cleaner reading, both in Quick View on the search results page and the downloadable PDF file, as well as swifter searches.

To summarize 5607 documents were added to the Library bringing the total number of documents to 127,283. We’ve also removed 1249 documents. With the new additions and the removed documents the library is now more fluid and refined, providing more targeted results and a more enjoyable read and reference source.

For a full listing of todays updates click here.

Featured in todays updates are: 

  • Climate Weather and Disease by Alfred Haviland in 1855
  • Our Hardy Grapes by J M Knowlton in 1863
  • Our Planet Its Past and Future by William Denton in 1873
  • Our Trade in the World in Relation to Foreign Competition by William Shaw Harris Gastrell in 1897
  • Narrative of the Arctic Land Expedition by George Back in 1836
  • Mendelism by Reginald Crundall Punnett in 1911

This brings the total documents in the Library to 127,283 with the total number of pages at 4,088,388 and the total number of Bookmarks now standing at 586,656.

30th November 2009 Library Updates

4603 documents were added to the Library today bringing the total number of documents to 122,925. We’ve also removed 374 documents. With the new additions and the removed documents the library is now more fluid and refined, providing more targeted results and a more enjoyable read and reference source.

For a full listing of todays updates click here.

Featured in todays updates are:

  • A Simple Explanation of Modern Banking Customs by Humphrey Robinson in 1910
  • Campaigns and Cruises in Venezuela and Ned Grenada by William D Mahoney and Richard Longeville Vowell in 1831
  • The History of Cuba by Maturin Murray Ballou in 1854
  • History of Napoleon by George Moir Bussey in 1840
  • History of the War in Afghanistan by John William Kaye in 1851
  • The History of the Union of the Kingdoms of Great Britain and Ireland by Charles Coote in 1802
  • History of the Peace by Harriett Martineau

This brings the total documents in the Library to 122,925 with the total number of pages at 4,168,676 and the total number of Bookmarks now standing at 586,479.

www.ultrapedia.com – Maintenance Update

We are pleased to announce the www.ultrapedia.com is back online.

The search features of the website are currently down for maintenance until noon tomorrow – 19th November.

We apologise for the inconvenience.

We’ll keep everyone updated via this Blog and thank you in advance for your patience.

The Ultrapedia Team.

 

14th November 2009 Library Update

4007 documents were added to the Library today bringing the total number of documents to 118,649. For a full listing of todays updates click here.

Featured in todays updates are:

  • Calcutta Review Volume1 (1846) and Volume 4 (1844)
  • Canada Universal Exhibition of 1855
  • Edinburgh Medical and Surgical Journal
  • Essays by Lord Bacon and Lord Clarendon
  • Foreign Quaterly Review – Volume 3, 6, 10, 14, 21, 22, 32 and 33
  • The American Naturalist
  • The Bookman – A Journal of Literature and Life
  • Some Personal Letters of Herman Melville – 1922

This brings the total documents in the Library to 118,649 with the total number of pages at 4,042,973 and the total number of Bookmarks now standing at 556,763.

7th November 2009 Library Updates

3315 documents were added to the Library today bringing the total number of documents to 114,642. For a full listing of todays updates click here.

Featured in todays updates are:

Chambers Pocket Miscellany.
The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science and Art.
Elegant Extracts by Vicesimus Knox, the English Essayist and Minister.
European Historical Collections by John Warner Barber the American Engraver who produced religious and historical books.
Fleet Papers by John Pavey. Written for the Clergy and Aristocracy regarding the insecurity of life and the authors views on the best mode of restoring Peace.
The Floricultural Cabinet and Florists Magazine conducted by Joseph Harrison the Gardener at Wortley Hall.
Illustrated Naval and Miliary Magazine
The British Merchant Service

This brings the total documents in the Library to 114,642 with the total number of pages at 3,979,172 and the total number of Bookmarks now standing at 549,300.

1st November 2009 Library Updates

8563 documents were added to the Library today bringing the total number of documents to 111,327. We’ve also removed 2179 redundant documents. With the new additions and the removed documents the library is now more fluid and refined, providing more targeted results and a more enjoyable read and reference source.

For a full listing of todays updates click here.

Featured in todays updates are:

Many Encyclopedias including: The American Edition of the British Encyclopedia An Encyclopedia of Domestic Economy Chambers Encyclopedia The Military Encyclopedia

You may also enjoy reading    Calcutta Review The Catholic World Elementary Geology
Old Paths and Legends of New England Our Vanishing Wild Life

This brings the total documents in the Library to 111,327 with the total number of pages at 3,916,135 and the total number of Bookmarks now standing at 541,554

25th October 2009 Library Updates

3619 documents were added to the Library today bringing the total number of documents to 104,943. For a full listing of todays updates click here.

Featured in todays updates are:

Catalogue of Medieval Literature

A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany

A Bibliography of the Works of Sir Isaac Newton

Catalogue of the Works of the Most Eminent Dutch, Flemish and French Painters

The Southwestern Reporter

This brings the total documents in the Library to 104,943, with the total number of pages at 3,956,002 and the total number of Bookmarks now standing at 549,046

13th October 2009 Library Updates

We’re pleased to announce that the Ultrapedia Library now boasts over 100,000 documents, after adding 2550 new documents to the Library today. For a full listing of todays updates click here.

Featured in todays updates are: Americanized Delsarte Culture, The Art of Silk Culture, Art and Progress – Volume 3 – 1911, Clamet’s Great Dictionary of the Holy Bible, The Moral Instructor and additional issues of The Southwestern Reporter

All books with dual columns layouts are accented with a thumbnail coloured purple, while books with single colum layouts remain neutral in colour.

This brings the total documents in the Library to 101,344 with the total number of pages at 3,881,617, and the total number of Bookmarks now standing at 532,543


7th October 2009 Library Updates

5013 new documents have been added to the Library. For a full listing click here.

Featured in todays updates are:

  • Art & Progress,
  • Athletics for Physical Culture,
  • Botanical Abstracts,
  • The European War of 1916 covered in The New York Times Current History,
  • The History of the Atomic Theory from the Memoirs of Dr Dalton,
  • Eccentric Characters from the periodical Merrys Museum,
  • The Philosophical Magazine,
  • The Chautauquan,
  • The Lawyers Reports
  • The Overland Monthly.

This brings the total documents in the Library to 98,794, with the total number of pages at 3,840,314 and the total number of Bookmarks now standing at 527,295