CRL has released the findings of its preservation audit, and has certified CLOCKSS as a trustworthy digital repository. The certification applies to the repository’s ability to preserve and manage digital content deposited with CLOCKSS by participating e-journal publishers as of May 2014.
Sep 11 2013
eDesiderata Provides New Licensing Support
CRL now has a new platform for tracking the status of e-resources under consideration for member licensing. eDesiderata offers a place for sharing information and opinions about e-resources, including content, quality, and terms of purchase or subscription.
CRL invites nominations for collection purchases in the FY2014 Purchase Proposal Program until September 30.
Aug 26 2013
CRL Welcomes Four New Members
Four new members have joined CRL since the start of the new fiscal year on July 1, bringing the number of member institutions overall to an all-time high of 275.
Partnership will encompass up to 7 million pages of international news content from British Library collections for the World Newspaper Archive.
Aug 5 2013
CRL Announces New NERL Director
CRL announces the appointment of Christine Stamison as the new director of NERL. Stamison will be responsible for meeting the ambitious goals and objectives of the NERL Program at the Center for Research Libraries.
Aug 5 2013
CRL To Audit CLOCKSS
The Digital Distributed Community Archive (the CLOCKSS Archive) has engaged the Center for Research Libraries to undertake an in-depth audit of the CLOCKSS preservation archive.
Jul 24 2013
TRAIL Announces New E-mail List TRAILtalk
The Technical Report Archive and Image Library (TRAIL) has a new email list. TRAILtalk is intended as an information exchange about all things related to TRAIL and technical reports.
Jul 15 2013
LAMP Acquires Peruvian Weekly Variedades
LAMP (formerly the Latin American Microform Project) has acquired microfilm of the years 1908–31 of the popular Peruvian weekly publication Variedades.
The Slavic and East European Microform Project (SEEMP) has preserved issues from 1992 to 2007 of the newspaper Oslobođenje, published in Sarajevo.
Jul 2 2013
Liberal Arts Colleges Join CRL
On July 1, 2013, CRL’s membership total reached 270. This total includes several liberal arts colleges new to the consortium.