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Dec 2 2013
CRL Supports LC Preservation of World News

In recent years, CRL’s Area Studies Microform Projects supported the preservation of more than 300 newspaper titles collected by the Library of Congress overseas offices, ensuring scholarly access to more than 450,000 pages of news from Africa, the Middle East, and South Asia.   

Oct 31 2013
Voting Now Open for CRL Purchase of New Collections

The FY2014 ballot for CRL’s Purchase Proposal Program, an annual cooperative collection development activity, is open until Tuesday, November 26.

Oct 20 2013
CRL Sees Circulation Increase

Loans of primary resources from CRL’s collections to scholars have shown striking recent growth.

Oct 7 2013
PAPR Now Offers Comparison Reports

CRL’s Print Archives Preservation Registry (PAPR), a registry of print archives and shared print programs and a database of titles and holdings preserved by those programs, now provides comparison reports to aid collection development decisions and planning.

Sep 30 2013
CRL Reaches Milestone of Five Million Digitized Pages

CRL recently reached a milestone: over five million pages of digitized items from CRL collections are now available to CRL members.

Sep 17 2013
SEEMP Preserves Zagreb Edition of Croatian Newspaper

SEEMP has preserved the 1971–88 issues of the Zagreb edition of Borba.

Sep 16 2013
CAMP Microfilms Newspapers from Senegal

CAMP has preserved two newspapers from Senegal, Le Populaire and Info 7.

Sep 12 2013
LAMP Preserves 19th-century Bolivian Newspapers

LAMP (formerly the Latin American Microform Project) has microfilmed seven Bolivian newspapers from the late 19th century.

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.

Aug 26 2013
Submit Nominations for 2014 Purchase Proposal Program

CRL invites nominations for collection purchases in the FY2014 Purchase Proposal Program until September 30.

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