Global Resources Partnerships

To address the changing realities of humanities and social science research, CRL has formed strategic partnerships with other organizations whose goals align with CRL's mission. Through these partnerships, CRL brings new expertise and resources to bear on its efforts to digitize, archive and provide access to published materials in four major domains:


Global Resources Agriculture Partnership–Project Ceres

CRL formed a partnership with the United States Agricultural Information Network (USAIN) and the Agriculture Network Information Center (AgNIC) to support the ongoing preservation and digitization of historical collections in the field of agriculture. CRL and the project sponsors provide funding to libraries to digitize and commit to preserving print materials essential to the study of the history and economics of agriculture. Materials selected... Read more...

Global Resources Law Partnership

CRL’s partnership with the Law Library Microform Consortium (LLMC) supports expanded access to legal and governmental primary source documents serving the research interests of CRL’s diverse library community. CRL and LLMC identify, preserve, and provide digital access to important at-risk primary source documents in law and government from U.S. and other national jurisdictions. Through this partnership, CRL members also gain access to the full... Read more...

Global Resources Partnership in Science, Technology, and Engineering

CRL and the Linda Hall Library of Science, Engineering & Technology (LHL) partner to preserve and develop historical research collections in the fields of science, technology, and engineering (STE). The partnership builds upon the rich holdings of print serials in those fields assembled by the two institutions during the past six decades. The collections covered by the partnership include current and back issues of more than 50,000 journal ... Read more...

News

CRL partners with a diverse array of national and academic libraries to support preservation and access to news in all its forms. CRL's partnership with Readex on the World Newspaper Archive supports the library community's efforts to preserve and provide persistent electronic access to historical newspapers from around the globe. Read more...