CRL and the North East Research Libraries Consortium (NERL), a nonprofit program operating under the auspices of Yale University, have come to an agreement to relocate NERL operations to CRL. NERL licenses major online products on behalf of 28 member academic research libraries and approximately 80 affiliates, and will be managed as a cooperative program under the CRL organizational umbrella.
Apr 24 2002
NEH Grant for ICON Preservation Effort
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded the Center for Research Libraries (CRL) a grant of $350,000, for continued support of the International Coalition on Newspapers project (ICON).
Jul 20 2001
Bernard Reilly Appointed CRL President
Bernard F. Reilly, Jr., has been appointed President of the Center for Research Libraries.
Feb 28 2001
Mellon Funds Assessment of Collections and Historians Conference
The Center for Research Libraries has received a $50,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in support of two important projects dealing with the management of its collections and their increased use by scholars.
Sep 7 2000
DSAL Website Launched
CRL has officially launched the Digital South Asia Library, a global effort to make rare and important resources available to the international community.
Sep 6 2000
CRL Unveils New Web Tools
The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) is providing three new tools on its website to make information about its collections more accessible to research scholars and library staff personnel.
Jun 28 2000
ALA Scholarship Awarded to CRL Staff Member
The Center for Research Libraries is pleased to announce that the American Library Association (ALA) has awarded Angela M. Falsey its Christopher J. Hoy/ERT Scholarship.
May 12 2000
JSTOR Archive Begun
The Center for Research Libraries will begin its program of acquiring, on deposit, the print copies of journals currently available through JSTOR.