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Webinar: Mining Big Economic Data II
18 Feb 2015 - 2:00pm

Previous CRL webinars on text and data mining indicated high interest among librarians in how researchers use big data and large bodies of text. This CRL webinar will delve into the challenges and practices of mining major sources of information on history, politics, trade, and development for research.

2015 Council of Voting Members Meeting
24 Apr 2015 - 12:00am

Save-the-date for CRL's 2015 Annual Council Meeting, which will be held as an all-day web conference.

Upcoming Events

TRAIL (Technical Report Archive & Image Library) will hold an Information and Update session on Sunday, February 1, in Chicago.
Previous CRL webinars on text and data mining indicated high interest among librarians in how researchers use big data and large bodies of text. This CRL webinar will delve into the challenges and practices of mining major sources of information on history, politics, trade, and development for research.
Ann Okerson, CRL senior advisor on electronic resources strategy and founder of Liblicense, will discuss the recent rewrite of the Liblicense Model License.  The Liblicense model is a rich source of information and guidance for libraries seeking to license digital resources for faculty, students, and researchers.

SEAM Meeting 25 Mar 2015 - 6:30pm

The Southeast Asia Materials Project (SEAM) will hold its annual business meeting in conjunction with the Association for Asian Studies Conference in Chicago on March 25.

SAMP Meeting 27 Mar 2015 - 7:30pm

The South Asia Materials Project (SAMP) will hold its annual business meeting on Friday, March 27, in Chicago in conjunction with the Association for Asian Studies Conference.

Past Events

Librarians and library staff visiting Chicago for the ALA Midwinter are invited to participate in a CRL collections and facility tour.
Join the Print Archives Network (PAN) for its semi-annual forum at Midwinter in Chicago on Friday, January 30, at McCormick Place, Room W187a, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

SEEMP Annual Meeting 22 Nov 2014 - 10:00am

SEEMP (Slavic and East European Materials Project) will hold its annual meeting in San Antonio, Texas, on Saturday, November 22.

MEMP Annual Meeting 20 Nov 2014 - 4:00pm

The Middle East Materials Project (MEMP) will hold its annual business meeting on Thursday, November 20, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at George Washington University in Washington, DC.

CAMP Fall Meeting 20 Nov 2014 - 2:45pm

The Cooperative Africana Materials Project (CAMP) will hold its Fall Business Meeting on Thursday, November 20, in Indianapolis, IN.

Webinar: Mining Big Economic Data 28 Oct 2014 - 1:30pm

This CRL Text- and Data-Mining Webinar will explore how the Economist Intelligence Unit supports major academic research projects.
The Center for Research Libraries will present a 60-minute webinar on its Collections and Services on Wednesday, October 8, 2014, from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. Central Time. Participation in this event is open to all librarians, library staff, and faculty at CRL libraries.
This members-only webinar will describe CRL’s progress on strategies to address major preservation and access challenges in the news arena.
Learn about recent developments in e-resources licensing and cooperative collection building in this webinar for CRL members.
TRAIL (Technical Report Archive & Image Library) will hold an Information and Update session on Sunday, June 29, in Las Vegas.