From the Country
New York, NY: As part of the ongoing Early American Manuscript Project, NYPL released images from several collections recently.
Philadelphia, PA and Vientiane, Laos: The University of Pennsylvania and the National Library of Laos launched the Digital Library of Northern Thai Manuscripts.
From the World
Paris, France: New secret service archives available give a glimpse at famous suspected "spies" during World War II.
New Delhi, India: New galaxies were "discovered" after researchers for information about them in a galaxy archive maintained by NASA and other organizations.
London, England, UK: Secret annotations have been uncovered in a copy of England's first printed Bible after x-rays were taken of its pages.
Moscow, Russia: Some interesting intrigue with the Russian State Archives is happening as the Chief of the Archives has removed from post after debunking a popular World War II legend.
Paris, France: One of the largest arts-market scams ever involved conning investors into purchasing rare manuscripts.
From the Blogosphere
Work on restoring the world's oldest library (founded by a woman in 859!) was featured on TEDIdeas.
After receiving a recent online facelift, funding for Trove, Australia's digital library, is in jeopardy.
Gale is expanding its digital archive program, Gale Primary Sources.