CRL Website Features Global Resources Forum
11 Apr 2011
The Global Resources Forum, a CRL program to support collection decision-making and strategic action for research libraries, now has a new section on the CRL website with helpful tools for collection-management decisions, including major database reviews and repository profiles.
Seventeen libraries contributed to this year’s shared purchase of five major microform sets.
Vote for Purchase of Collections
21 Mar 2011
Five collections have been announced as possibilities for purchase on this year’s Shared Purchase ballot. The ballot deadline has been extended to April 6.
CRL has completed cataloging of more than 30,000 titles from South and Southeast Asia.
Istanbul Newspaper Agos Available
22 Feb 2011
MEMP has microfilmed holdings of the newspaper Agos, which is in Turkish and Armenian.
LAMP will hold its Annual Business Meeting on May 28, 2011, in Philadelphia.
New Electronic Resource Reviews
11 Feb 2011
The January issue of The Charleston Advisor (V12N2) features new reviews of electronic resources for libraries, including Mass Observation Online, EBSCOhost Mobile, the Vanderbilt Television News Archive, and Scribd.
CIFNAL is offering two $1,000 stipends to representatives of institutional members of CIFNAL to help support their attendance at the August 2010 meeting of AIFBD in Martinique.
SEAM Meeting March 30, 2011
28 Jan 2011
The Southeast Asia Microform Project (SEAM) will hold its annual business meeting on Wednesday, March 30, 2011, from 3:15 to 5:15 p.m.
The Cooperative Africana Microform Project (CAMP) will hold its Spring Meeting on Saturday, April 9, 2011, on the campus of Ohio University in Athens.
The Technical Report Archive & Image Library will hold its annual Steering Committee Meeting in San Antonio, Texas, on April 7 and 8, 2011. Representatives from TRAIL member institutions are encouraged to attend and learn more about the project.
SAMP Meeting April 1, 2011
14 Jan 2011
The South Asia Microform Project (SAMP) will hold its annual Business Meeting Friday, April 2, 2011.
The Haiti Legal Patrimony Project
13 Jan 2011
A comprehensive collection of historical legal documents from Haiti is being created by the Law Library Microform Consortium (LLMC) in cooperation with law libraries from several CRL member institutions.
Electronic Resource Offers
12 Jan 2011
In response to strong interest expressed by members, CRL has obtained offers for several electronic resources.
Primary Source Award Deadline Jan. 31
10 Jan 2011
The Primary Source Awards recognize librarians, teachers, and researchers for innovative and creative uses of primary source materials. Nominate colleagues (or yourself) for CRL’s annual award program.
GNARP, along with the Bibliothek & Information International (BII) and the Goethe-Institut New York (GI), announces the availability of a scholarship to fund a Librarian Exchange for an academic librarian from the U.S. or Canada to Germany for one or two weeks. The application deadline is March 15, 2011.
CRL To Purchase Nine Microform Sets
20 Dec 2010
The Center for Research Libraries will purchase several new items for this year’s Purchase Proposal Program, with a total list price value of $151,200.
TRAIL Search Interface Now Available
10 Dec 2010
The new search interface for the Technical Report Archive & Image Library (TRAIL) is now available at http://www.technicalreports.org
CRL Meetings at 2011 ALA Midwinter
5 Dec 2010
Find CRL at the American Library Association Midwinter Meeting in San Diego.
The University of Notre Dame has recently joined five Area Studies Microform Projects as part of an initiative to increase collaboration in its international collections.