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Mar 13 2013
Webinar: Access to Science and Technology Collections from Linda Hall Library
Print serials from the Linda Hall Library of Science, Engineering & Technology are now available electronically to CRL libraries through on-demand digitization and traditional document delivery via the RapidILL service. This special webinar for CRL members offers more information about this partnership and the vast shared collection among CRL and Linda Hall.

Jan 27 2013
TRAIL Information and Update Session
The Technical Report Archive and Image Library (TRAIL) will hold an Information and Update session Sunday, January 27, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at ALA Midwinter in Seattle.

Jan 16 2013
Webinar: Access to News in a Digital Age
Presenters will discuss evolving models of access to electronic news resources and scholars' changing research practices. CRL will update members on its strategy for ensuring access to current and historical news.

Dec 5 2012 - Dec 6 2012
The Global Dimensions of Scholarship and Research Libraries: A Forum on the Future
A two-day invitational conference at Duke University will explore connections between global scholarship and the collective ability of research libraries to support it.

Nov 30 2012
Cooperative Africana Materials Project 2012 Meeting
CAMP (Cooperative Africana Materials Project) will hold its fall business meeting in Philadelphia on November 30, 2012.

Nov 17 2012
SEEMP 2012 Business Meeting
The Slavic and East European Microform Project will hold its annual business meeting in New Orleans on November 17.

Nov 15 2012
MEMP 2012 Business Meeting
The Middle East Microform Project (MEMP) will hold its annual business meeting on Thursday, November 15, at the St. Cajetans Conference Center in Denver.

Nov 13 2012
Webinar: Text Mining Opportunities and Challenges
Text mining helps researchers extract valuable information and data from large bodies of text, but presents formidable technical and intellectual property challenges for libraries. This CRL webinar, featuring presenters from Elsevier and Gale Cengage, explores recent trends in text mining and how academic publishers and libraries are responding.

Nov 7 2012
Charleston Preconference: Emerging Approaches to Archiving Commercial Databases
This CRL-sponsored panel, featuring representatives from repositories, database publishers, and research libraries, will explore what is needed to achieve sustainable archiving of digital materials, and potential near-future innovations.

Oct 24 2012
Webinar: Research Access to Sources on Law and Government
This webinar surveys accessibility of sources in law and government in the light of current research interests. Speakers will assess the coverage of legacy materials in subscription databases; the scope of the GPO's FDsys repository; and prospects for access to documents from international sources.

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