Project Ceres—a collaboration between USAIN, AgNIC, and CRL—is funding projects that preserve print materials essential to the study of agriculture and make those materials accessible through digitization.
Feb 17 2012
New TCA Electronic Resources Reviews
The January 2012 issue (V13N3) of The Charleston Advisor, an online review of electronic resources for libraries, features a comparative review of a variety of online tools that facilitate fair use decisions, as well as reviews of Middle East Newsstand, OECD iLibrary, Business Analyst Online, and more.
Feb 13 2012
SEAM Microfilms Cenderawasih Pos
SEAM has microfilmed more than ten years of this title from Jayapura, West Papua, Indonesia.
CRL announces the release of World Newspaper Archive–Latin American Newspapers, Series 2. This new module will provide more than 1.2 million fully searchable pages of newspapers published in Central and South America, Mexico and the Caribbean from the 19th and early 20th centuries.
Feb 9 2012
MEMP Preserves Turkish Newspapers
MEMP recently completed a long-standing project to microfilm CRL’s holdings of several Turkish newspapers from the 1940s and ’50s.
Feb 8 2012
TRAIL Welcomes Five New Members
Five new institutions have joined the Technical Report Archive & Image Library project since November 2011.
Jan 25 2012
CRL Now Hosts LIBLICENSE Site
After 15 years at Yale University, the LIBLICENSE project (including the liblicense-l discussion group and the website) has moved to the Center for Research Libraries, which now hosts and supports the site.
CRL recently completed cataloging its extensive Foreign Official Gazette collection, holdings of which date from 1665 and represent 161 countries.
Jan 23 2012
CRL Working with CRKN, JISC
CRL, CRKN, and JISC Collections will combine expertise and resources to improve access to primary source databases.
For a second year, the GNARP Scholarship will assist librarians participating in professional exchanges between North America and German-speaking areas in Europe. The amount of the stipend is $1,200.
Jan 9 2012
CRL Adds New Members
The CRL community has reached a historic high of 264 institutions, with the recent addition of three new members.