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Apr 28 2014
CIFNAL Announces Travel Stipend Winners

CIFNAL (Collaborative Initiative for French Language Collections) announces that four librarians have been awarded stipends of $1,250 each to attend the 2014 AIFBD Conference August 23–26, 2014, in Limoges, France.

Feb 3 2014
CIFNAL Offers Travel Stipends for AIFBD Meeting in France

The Collaborative Initiative for French Language Collections (CIFNAL) will offer up to four stipends for staff members at CIFNAL institutions to attend the AIFBD Conference August 23–25 in Limoges, France.

Jul 24 2013
TRAIL Announces New E-mail List TRAILtalk

The Technical Report Archive and Image Library (TRAIL) has a new email list. TRAILtalk is intended as an information exchange about all things related to TRAIL and technical reports.


Jul 1 2013
TRAIL Unveils Search Widget

The Technical Report Archive & Image Library (TRAIL) has made a search widget available.  The search widget can be embedded on LibGuides or other webpages to help library patrons find digitized historic federal technical reports.

Jun 19 2013
Latin American Periodicals Tables of Contents Available

The Latin American Periodicals Tables of Contents is now available at

May 28 2013
Ceres Funds 16 Agricultural Digitization Projects

Project Ceres—a collaboration between the United States Agricultural Information Network (USAIN), the Agriculture Network Information Collaborative (AgNIC) and CRL—has announced the funding of small projects that preserve print materials essential to the study of the history and economics of agriculture and make those materials accessible electronically through digitization.

May 16 2013
TRAIL Highlights Historic Scientific Data Sets

A recent article by TRAIL’s Past Chair Maliaca Oxnam highlights the opportunity researchers have to use data sets found in TRAIL’s 42,000+ US government technical reports.

May 9 2013
CIFNAL French Pamphlet Project Receives NEH Funding

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has funded a one-year planning grant to support work by  CIFNAL members and partners to develop standards and workflows for the preliminary data collection and  analysis necessary for the cataloging of French revolutionary pamphlet collections.

Apr 3 2013
TRAIL Adds New Technical Reports

TRAIL continues to add content to its collection of digitized U.S. government technical reports. 

Mar 11 2013
CRL Assesses Online Availability of African Newspapers

The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) conducted an assessment of African newspapers online to determine the extent to which web-based news sources will support African studies and research.

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