Center for Research Libraries - Global Resources Network

Resources for


Recent News

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.

Dez 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.

Dez 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.

Set 19 2006
Fall 2006 Issue of FOCUS Available
The Fall 2006 Focus newsletter highlights the International Coalition on Newspapers and marks the 50th Anniversary of the Foreign Newspaper Microfilm Project. Also: news aggregators, news archiving, and recent CRL acquisitions.

Jun 22 2006
Loading CRL Records Into Member Library OPACs
MARC 21 electronic records from CRL's catalog are now available for downloading. All of these records are free of charge to our members.

Jun 20 2006
Summer 2006 Issue of FOCUS Available
The Summer 2006 Focus newsletter highlights a pair of Women’s Studies research projects—including the Modern Girl Around the World project at the University of Washington—that have mined CRL resources.

Jun 19 2006
CRL members are encouraged to nominate microform collections for acquisition by CRL
Nominations currently are being accepted for the FY07 Purchase Proposal Program. All CRL member institutions are eligible to nominate materials for this cooperative acquisition program, which last year acquired 14 collections valued at $195,505.

Abr 24 2006
5 Titles Purchased Through Shared Purchase Program
CRL is pleased to announce the results of this year's Shared Purchase Program.

Follow CRL

Stay informed by subscribing
to our e-mail list and social
media outlets.