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May 16 2011
SAMP Acquires Ceylon Times 1924–30

SAMP has acquired 84 microfilm reels containing issues of Ceylon Times from 1924 to 1930.

May 16 2011
New CRL Board and CSPC Members

CRL announces the election of two new board members and additions to the Collections and Services Policy Committee.

May 16 2011
CRL and California Digital Library Developing Print Archives Preservation Registry

CRL is working with the California Digital Library to develop a Print Archives Preservation Registry (PAPR). This registry will support research library and consortium efforts to archive and manage critical print serial collections in an informed and cost-effective manner.

May 13 2011
Valuable Atomic Energy Reports in TRAIL

 TRAIL has digitized over 20,000 U.S. federal technical reports, including documents produced by the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, which was responsible for the peacetime use of atomic science and technology from 1946 until 1974. Much of this information is extremely valuable today in light of the recent nuclear disaster in Japan.

May 13 2011
Argentine Folklore Collection Available through LAMP

LAMP has acquired a microfilm collection of approximately 88,000 pages of manuscript songs, legends, nursery rhymes, and traditional stories from rural Argentina.

May 6 2011
New CRL Analysis: “Preserving News in the Digital Environment”

A 2011 CRL report produced for the Library of Congress gives an overview of news workflow and production systems and insights on the “lifecycle” of news content.  

May 5 2011
GNARP Offers Librarian Exchange Experience Reports

GNARP’s Librarian Exchanges Working Group has solicited reports from North American librarians who have done library-related travel in German-speaking countries, and librarians from German-speaking countries who have done a library exchange in North America. 

May 4 2011
New TCA Electronic Resource Reviews

The April 2011 issue of The Charleston Advisor (V12N3) features new reviews of electronic resources for libraries, including reviews of Electronic Enlightenment and the World Health Organization database.

May 3 2011
LARRP Members Meeting May 29, 2011

The Latin Americanist Research Resources Project (LARRP) will hold its annual Members Meeting on Sunday, May 29, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon in Philadelphia in association with the SALALM conference.

Apr 27 2011
2011 Primary Source Awardees Announced

The results of the 2011 Primary Source Awards were announced at CRL’s 62nd Annual Council Meeting on Thursday, April 21.

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