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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.

Fev 1 2006
Winter 2005-06 Issue of FOCUS Available
The Winter 2005-06 issue of the Focus newsletter highlights Center efforts to promote robust auditing and certification practices in the evaluation of digital archives and repositories.

Jan 30 2006
Global Resources Winter Newsletter Available
This issue focuses on recent activities and projects of the German-North American Resources Partnership (GNARP) of the Global Resources Network.

Jan 26 2006
Loading CRL Records Into Member Library OPACs
CRL has received inquiries from a number of libraries about making its records available for loading into member OPACs. We have put together a FAQ based on those inquiries. For more information, please contact Amy Wood, Director of Technical Services.

Jan 15 2006
57th Annual Meeting of the Council of Voting Members
CRL’s Annual Meeting, April 27-28th in Chicago, featured forums on expanding the scope and diversity of the Global Resources Network and integrating digital technology into CRL operations and services.

Jan 1 2006
Center Welcomes New Voting Member
Please join the Center’s board and staff in welcoming the University of Pennsylvania as a new Voting member, effective January 1, 2006. Founded by Benjamin Franklin, “Penn” is an Ivy League school located in Philadelphia.

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