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Feb 5 2010
MEMP Acquires al-Nur
The Middle East Microform Project has microfilmed 2001–08 issues of the Syrian newspaper al-Nur. This title from Damascus was provided by Yale University.
Jan 29 2010
CRL Releases Portico Audit
CRL’s preservation audit marks the first public disclosure of a digital certification review conducted by an independent entity.
Jan 29 2010
CRL Advocates Cooperation on Print Archiving
This proposal outlines a cooperative approach to archiving print journals, newspapers, and government documents in North American collections.
The preliminary release for World Newspaper Archive–African Newspapers, which contains 13 titles with approximately 85,000 pages, is now available for preview.
Jan 15 2010
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CRL announces its new e-mail update.
The collection features such titles as Novo Correio de Modas (1852–54), O Sexo Feminino (1873–89), and A Mai de Familia (Jan 1879–Dec 1888).
Latin American Newspapers reaches 970,000 pages; African Newspapers preliminary release is expected in December.
Dec 15 2009
2009 LARRP Annual Report
The 2009 LARRP chair’s report is now available for participants.
The Africa Studies Center (The Netherlands) becomes the newest international member of the Cooperative Africana Microform Project.