MEMP Digitizes Iraq Newspapers
2 Jun 2014
The Middle East Materials Project (MEMP) has digitized two newspapers related to Iraq that are now available online through the CRL Catalog.
New 2014 CRL Board Members and Officers
5 May 2014
At its recent Annual Meeting, the Board of Directors of the Center for Research Libraries welcomed one new board member and re-elected three current board members to second terms.
CIFNAL Announces Travel Stipend Winners
28 Apr 2014
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.
With the support of 17 member libraries, CRL will acquire four microform sets through its 2014 Shared Purchase Program. The total list cost of these acquisitions, which benefit all CRL members, is $42,200.
eDesiderata Now Customized
24 Feb 2014
Recent TCA Electronic Resource Reviews
31 Jan 2014
Mellon Foundation Funds CRL Archive Analysis
16 Jan 2014
The Center for Research Libraries recently received funding to support international analysis and planning for archiving and strategic digitization of print journals and newspapers. CRL will use these funds to expand its collecting and analysis of data on archiving and digitization efforts in the two domains, and promote coordinated, strategic action in these areas by libraries and consortia.
MEMP Expands Mission, Adds New Members
8 Jan 2014
The Middle East Materials Project (MEMP) recently broadened its mission to incorporate digital preservation and electronic access initiatives in its regular activities. Since July 2013, five institutions have joined MEMP.