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2017 CRL Primary Source Awards, Spring 2017
Immigration Studies, Spring 2006
Providing insights on key source materials in areas of special interest to CRL libraries.
Government Publications and Information--U.S.
United States - History
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CRL’s Partnership with LLMC Expands Global Legal Collection
25 Sep 2017
CRL Welcomes New Members
13 Sep 2017
New Appointments to CSPC
31 Jul 2017
New 2017 CRL Board Members and Officers
27 Apr 2017
Demand Purchase Program Expands Research Resources for Scholars
31 Mar 2017
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24 Jun 2018 - 1:00pm
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Webinar: Portico e-Book Preservation – Progress Made, Lessons Learned, and Future Directions
5 Apr 2017 - 2:00pm
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The Impact of CRL
Stories illustrating CRL’s impact on research, teaching, collection building and preservation.
Nation of Islam Paper Featured in Documentary Film
CRL's extensive holdings in African-American newspapers proved useful to a documentary film chronicling heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali's politicization.
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