Mayor's jobs program to digitize library books 

Stacks of books at the San Francisco Public Library will be digitized by a company that is receiving federal stimulus funds through Mayor Gavin Newsom's jobs program. San Francisco Jobs Now, which provides companies with stimulus money to pay employees, has allowed Internet Archive to hire more than 100 people to painstakingly copy materials at the Main Library to the Internet. The company has just 12 employees.

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