Webinar: Collection-Building Programs 19 Aug 2010 - 12:00am
Learn how collections staff at CRL libraries help build the CRL shared collection through the Purchase Proposal Program; identify electronic resources for CRL licensing; and guide CRL’s digitization of primary source material. This event is free for librarians and researchers at CRL institutions.
PAN ALA Annual 2010, Washington, DC 25 Jun 2010 - 9:00am
The Print Archive Network (PAN) Meeting at ALA is a semi-annual forum for discussion of Print Archiving activities across the United States and Canada.
CRL convened a Global Resources Network summit on fair and sustainable models for providing access to regional archives and other cultural patrimony.
Webinar: Access to Academic Theses and Dissertations 24 Feb 2010 - 12:00am
This presentation for CRL collection development, reference, and resource-sharing librarians will outline the new challenges in access to dissertations and theses.
Webinar: News – Paper, Film, and Digital 3 Feb 2010 - 12:00am
This free Webinar for CRL members, based on a preconference workshop at the 2009 Charleston Conference, will survey evolving models for preserving and providing access to yesterday’s news.
CRL Collection Development Forums 4 Nov 2009 - 6:00am
CRL is hosting two pre-conference sessions at the upcoming Charleston Conference, and will co-host a Lively Lunch Roundtable on maximizing CRL membership.
Webinar: Access and Collections 14 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
The Center for Research Libraries will present a 90-minute “Access and Collections” webinar on Wednesday, October 14, 2009 from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. CST. This no-cost event is open to librarians, library staff, and faculty at CRL libraries.
Webinars: The Future of Primary Sources 5 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) is engaged in a series of case studies, funded by the National Science Foundation, to examine the longevity of digital resources. To obtain scholarly input on these studies, CRL is hosting a series of brief (22.5 minute) online forums for researchers in the fields of history, social sciences, and chemistry.
ALA 2009 - CRL Workshop 12 Jul 2009 - 5:00am
CRL Collection Development and Resource Sharing Workshop Primary Sources for the Humanities and Social Sciences The workshop is for collection development, interlibrary loan, and reference librarians at CRL member institutions. Attendees will hear about recent and planned additions to the CRL shared print, film and digital collections, and will share ideas for future cooperative collecting and services. Sessions will focus on four major collecting areas: newspapers, serials, foreign dissertations, and archives.