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Apr 3 2013
TRAIL Adds New Technical Reports

TRAIL continues to add content to its collection of digitized U.S. government technical reports. 

Apr 2 2013
NERL to Move to CRL

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.

Mar 11 2013
CRL Assesses Online Availability of African Newspapers

The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) conducted an assessment of African newspapers online to determine the extent to which web-based news sources will support African studies and research.

Mar 7 2013
CRL Audit of GPO's FDsys on Hold

In September 2012, the Government Printing Office engaged CRL to undertake an audit of FDsys, the GPO’s digital repository for U.S. federal government publications. In December, the GPO terminated its contract with CRL for the audit because of the federal budgetary constraints connected with the “fiscal cliff” and subsequent sequestration.

Feb 21 2013
Linda Hall Library Begins Digitizing Monographs

Beginning March 1, LHL will begin digitizing single volumes of their open monograph collection to fulfill requests from scholars at CRL libraries.

Feb 20 2013
CRL Releases Scholars Portal Audit Report

The Center for Research Libraries has published the findings of its preservation audit, certifying Scholars Portal as a trustworthy digital repository for e-journal content.

Feb 15 2013
SEAM Microfilms Indonesian Newspaper Radar Bogor

The Southeast Asia Microform Project (SEAM) has microfilmed issues of Radar Bogor from 1999 to 2011.

Jan 30 2013
New TCA Electronic Resources Reviews

The January 2013 issue (V14N3) of The Charleston Advisor, an online review of electronic resources for libraries, features several new reviews, including: Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO), Oxford Scholarship Online, The Vogue Archive, PrivCo, and more.

Jan 29 2013
CRL Representatives Advise NCCO Board

CRL recently nominated two new representatives of CRL libraries to serve on the Advisory Board for Gale’s Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO).

Jan 25 2013
SEEMP Acquires Polish Newspaper Ilustrowany Kuryer Codzienny

The Slavic and East European Microform Project (SEEMP) has acquired the complete run of the Polish newspaper Ilustrowany Kuryer Codzienny.

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