[LINK] What's up with Trove?
kelso at internode.on.net
Mon Nov 21 14:31:25 AEDT 2011
Thanks Marghanita, clearly that is how it happens > Google simply trawls through the Trove list of 'recently corrected articles' - I wasn't aware of that. This facility further magnifies the amazing usefulness of Trove!
On 21/11/2011, at 1:10 PM, Marghanita da Cruz wrote:
> Ross Kelso wrote:
>> As part of family history research, I've become somewhat addicted to correcting relevant entries in Trove (http://trove.nla.gov.au/ ) but to my surprise I've been finding that once I've corrected an old newspaper article, it later appears in Google! (In other words, one day I do a Google search using certain keywords and find nothing of relevance, then I search in Trove with the same keywords and correct some articles, but not long afterwards I repeat the same Google search and find the very same articles I had corrected in Trove.) Maybe Trove has a policy to feed Google with links to corrected articles?
>> Ross Kelso
> or google has subscribed to the RSS Feed....
> From your subject line, I thought you were going to complain the google links are broken. When I did a google search recently, I got a message apologising that links were broken due to an upgrade.
> By the way, Google has put up some other old newspapers, including for example the Sydney Mail, which may be of interest....
> Marghanita da Cruz
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