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Apr 17 2007
Global Resources Spring Newsletter Available
This issue highlights recent activities of the Latin Americanist Research Resources Project (LARRP). Articles describe the portal that provides access to social science reports from Peru and other countries, and the advantages and examples of the distributed collecting efforts of LARRP.

Apr 6 2007
7 Titles Purchased Through Shared Purchase Program
CRL is pleased to announce the results of this year's Shared Purchase Program.

Feb 27 2007
Library System Upgrade
During the next six months, CRL will upgrade its integrated library system (ILS) from a character-based legacy system to Innovative Interfaces’s Millennium. The upgrade will advance CRL’s digital delivery effort and the strategic directions adopted by the Board.

Feb 22 2007
FY07 Shared Purchase Program
The Center for Research Libraries is pleased to announce the FY2007 Shared Purchase Program.

Feb 19 2007
58th Council of Voting Members Annual Meeting
Mark your calendar: CRL's upcoming Annual Council of Voting Members is scheduled for April 19-20th in Chicago.

Jan 5 2007
Winter 2006-07 Focus Newsletter Available
This issue highlights CRL resources and activities in support of scholarly research on Eastern and Southeastern Europe. The articles include a profile of the Slavic and East European Microform Project (SEEMP); human rights activities that document recent conflicts in the region; and highlights of CRL collections and resources that support research and teaching.

Jan 3 2007
LAMP acquires O Correio Paulistano

The Latin American Microform Project (LAMP) has acquired the microfilm of the oldest daily newspaper of Sao Paulo, for Jan 1, 1929–July 31, 1963.

Dec 12 2006
FY2007 Purchase Proposal Ballot Complete
Nominations are being accepted for next year’s Purchase Proposal Ballot via the online nomination page. The user name and password have been sent to each institution’s Purchase Proposal contact.

Dec 8 2006
CRL receives "Gold Record" plaque for contributing the 71 millionth record to the OCLC WorldCat catalog
CRL contributed the 71 millionth record to the Online Computer Library Center’s WorldCat catalog and received a "Gold Record" plaque to mark the event.

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