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Jul 1 2013
TRAIL Unveils Search Widget

The Technical Report Archive & Image Library (TRAIL) has made a search widget available.  The search widget can be embedded on LibGuides or other webpages to help library patrons find digitized historic federal technical reports.

Jun 24 2013
TRAIL Chair Moves On

TRAIL’s original Chair, Maliaca Oxnam of the University of Arizona, has transitioned into the role of Past Chair. TRAIL’s new Chair, Mel DeSart of the University of Washington, begins his two-year term.

Jun 19 2013
Latin American Periodicals Tables of Contents Available

The Latin American Periodicals Tables of Contents is now available at

Jun 12 2013
LAMP Preserves Brazilian Newspaper Diario de Pernambuco

LAMP has provided funding for the digitization of the Brazilian newspaper Diario de Pernambuco.

Mai 28 2013
Ceres Funds 16 Agricultural Digitization Projects

Project Ceres—a collaboration between the United States Agricultural Information Network (USAIN), the Agriculture Network Information Center (AgNIC) and CRL—has announced the funding of small projects that preserve print materials essential to the study of the history and economics of agriculture and make those materials accessible electronically through digitization.

Mai 16 2013
TRAIL Highlights Historic Scientific Data Sets

A recent article by TRAIL’s Past Chair Maliaca Oxnam highlights the opportunity researchers have to use data sets found in TRAIL’s 42,000+ US government technical reports.

Mai 9 2013
CAMP Welcomes African Affiliate Members

Following a recent change in the bylaws of the Cooperative Africana Materials Project (CAMP), two new African Affiliate Members have joined CAMP.

Mai 9 2013
CIFNAL French Pamphlet Project Receives NEH Funding

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has funded a one-year planning grant to support work by  CIFNAL members and partners to develop standards and workflows for the preliminary data collection and  analysis necessary for the cataloging of French revolutionary pamphlet collections.

Mai 6 2013
New TCA Electronic Resource Reviews

The April 2013 issue  of The Charleston Advisor, an online review of electronic resources for libraries, features several new reviews, including African Electronic Journals by SA ePublications, Berg Fashion Library, Eureka.CC, and more.

Abr 29 2013
CRL Events at ALA Annual in Chicago

CRL will host several events in conjunction with ALA’s Annual Conference in Chicago, including a Global Resources Roundtable, a Print Archiving Network Forum, and tours of CRL’s facility in Hyde Park.

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