PAPR Database

The Print Archives and Preservation Registry (PAPR) system is designed to support archiving and management of serials collections by providing comprehensive information about titles, holdings, and the terms and conditions of archiving of the major print archiving and shared print programs.  The PAPR database is available online at  

PAPR augments other CRL services and activities that support the strategic management and development of collections at the local and regional level. This broader set of resources is provided to the CRL community and other participants in the Global Resources Programs (GRP). The usefulness of the PAPR database depends on input and participation from a wide variety of libraries. Please direct your comments and suggestions about PAPR to Amy Wood, CRL Senior Director of Technical Services at awood at crl(dot)edu. 

PAPR includes


Development Partners and Phases

The California Digital Library (CDL)  serves as development partner for PAPR.