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The Cooperative African Materials Project (CAMP) has microfilmed the newspaper Mololi from Lesotho.
The July 2012 issue of The Charleston Advisor features several new reviews, including Europeana.edu, FDsys: GPO’s Federal Digital System, and Wolfram/Alpha Mobile.
LAMP and the University of Texas have duplicated 600 serials from the Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection at the University of Texas at Austin.
The Southeast Asia Microform Project (SEAM) recently completed the microfilming of several years of the Malaysian newspaper Harakah.
The Print Archives Preservation Registry (PAPR) is now available online at http://papr.crl.edu.
CRL invites nominations for cooperative purchases in the FY2013 Purchase Proposal Program until September 30.
Scholars of American history and culture now have an important new online resource available: American Periodicals from the Center for Research Libraries, a digital collection of 375 popular and trade journals from CRL collections.
On July 1, 2012, CRL will begin fiscal year 2012-13 with a historic high membership of 267 institutions, including four new members.
A number of CRL staff members will attend this year’s ALA Annual Conference in Anaheim, California, June 21–26, to report on, and gather input for, CRL programs.
The first portion of CRL’s purchase of the complete set of the Archivo General de Centroamérica (Central American Archives, or CAA) has been received and processed. The set is being acquired in three parts through CRL’s Purchase Proposal Program.
Since July 1, 2012, researchers at CRL libraries  have had access to the combined CRL and Linda Hall science, technology, and engineering (STE) print serials.
Why do researchers at some libraries discover and use more CRL collections than others? CRL institutions can raise scholars’ awareness of these valuable resources in a number of ways.
The German North-American Resources Partnership (GNARP), along with its partners BII and the Goethe-Institut New York, announce the two recipients of the GNARP Scholarship 2012, which will promote professional exchanges between librarians from Germany and North America.
At its recent Annual Meeting, CRL presented the results of a survey of commercially produced news databases purchased or licensed by CRL libraries.
New members and officers elected to CRL Board of Directors for 2012–13.
The April 2012 issue (V13N4) of The Charleston Advisor, an online review of electronic resources for libraries, includes a special section devoted to Islam and Middle Eastern e-Resources, as well as a comparative review of five scholarly Open Access publishers, and more.
CRL and the Linda Hall Library of Science, Engineering, and Technology have entered into a strategic partnership to preserve and develop historical research collections in the fields of science, technology and engineering.
CRL has negotiated with Gale Cengage highly favorable and unprecedented terms for CRL library purchase of the first four collection modules of the NCCO database.
CRL recently released a short video on how to borrow from CRL for interlibrary loan librarians. This six-minute tutorial also explores digital collections, terms of access, searching CRL’s online catalog, and member programs such as Demand Purchase.
The South Asia Microform Project (SAMP) has microfilmed six years of the newspaper D’avat, which was published in New Delhi, India.