The Primary Source Awards recognize librarians, faculty, and researchers for innovative and creative uses of primary source materials. Nominate colleagues (or yourself) for CRL’s annual award program.
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.
Mar 2 2012
CRL Posts ILL Video Tutorial
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.
Feb 29 2012
CAMP Microfilm of Siggi/Taxaw Now Available
CAMP has microfilmed the Senegal publications Siggi and Taxaw.
Feb 29 2012
SAMP Preserves D’avat
The South Asia Microform Project (SAMP) has microfilmed six years of the newspaper D’avat, which was published in New Delhi, India.
Feb 24 2012
CRL Expands Online Legal Collections
A partnership between CRL and the Law Library Microform Consortium is digitizing and archiving a significant number of legal publications to support historical research.
Feb 24 2012
MEMP Microfilms Iraqi Newspapers
The Middle East Microform Project (MEMP) has microfilmed five Iraqi newspapers published since 2003.
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.