Project News Archive
Sep 22 2014
CRL Supports AMPs’ Digital Turn
CRL’s six Area Materials Projects increasingly embrace digitization as a mechanism for preservation and access.
In recent years, CRL’s Area Studies Microform Projects supported the preservation of more than 300 newspaper titles collected by the Library of Congress overseas offices, ensuring scholarly access to more than 450,000 pages of news from Africa, the Middle East, and South Asia.
Feb 29 2012
SAMP Preserves D’avat
The South Asia Microform Project (SAMP) has microfilmed six years of the newspaper D’avat, which was published in New Delhi, India.
May 16 2011
SAMP Acquires Ceylon Times 1924–30
SAMP has acquired 84 microfilm reels containing issues of Ceylon Times from 1924 to 1930.
CRL has completed cataloging of more than 30,000 titles from South and Southeast Asia.
Jan 14 2011
SAMP Meeting April 1, 2011
The South Asia Microform Project (SAMP) will hold its annual Business Meeting Friday, April 2, 2011.
Dec 1 2010
Dastan-i Amir Hamzah Available from SAMP
The South Asia Microform Project (SAMP) has made available on microfilm and in electronic format a nearly comprehensive set of the Dastan-i Amir Hamzah, published by Newal Kishore Press.
Sep 1 2009
Upcoming SAMP Meeting March 26, 2010
Dec 22 2008
SAMP acquires Sindhi periodical Maru'i
Sindhi literary monthly, 1967-1983
Oct 1 2008
SAMP acquires Ceylon Times, 1863–1907