Resources for Librarians

Collection Development

CRL collecting areas
CRL collection building
       Demand Purchase
       Purchase Proposal Program
       Shared Purchase Program
       Electronic Resource Offers
       Area Studies projects
       Global Resources projects
      ICON newspaper database
      CRL Catalog
      The Charleston Advisor
      Print archiving
      Digital archiving
Digitization projects 
       World Newspaper Archive
       American Periodicals Series from CRL
       Undergraduate Research Interest Group

Membership & Governance

Annual report
Council meeting
Board of directors
Committees and task forces
Member List
Connecting to CRL
News and events
CRL Brochure


Global Resources Forum
Area Studies projects
Global Resources projects


Borrowing from CRL

Policies and procedures
Information for ILL staff
Lending and digital delivery to members
Service to nonmembers
Materials shipping

Using CRL Services

Request to purchase a title
Online document delivery
Off-campus access
Reference consultation
Scholars’ Access Program
CRL Reading Room
Loading CRL records

Reference & Instruction

CRL catalog and Z39.50 settings
Topic guides
Digital Collections
FOCUS newsletter
Resource consultation

Primary source awards

The Awards program
Awards nomination

Archives & Preservation

Print archives
      CRL’s JSTOR print archive
      Government Document archive
Digital archives
      Reports on Digital repositories
      TRAC checklist and report
Microform preservation
Microform sales