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TRAIL Annual Meeting 2023

Wednesday, June 7, 2023 - 8:00am to Thursday, June 8, 2023 - 5:00am

Please join the Technical Report Archive & Image Library (TRAIL) Project on Wednesday - Thursday, June 7-8, 2023  for the 2023 TRAIL Annual Meeting.  This meeting will be hybrid, held in-person for the first time since 2019 at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, IA and online. Please share the news with interested colleagues. 

PAN Annual 2023

Friday, June 23, 2023 - 9:30am to 11:30am

The Center for Research Libraries sponsors the Print Archive Network Forum (PAN), a biannual meeting held in conjunction with ALA conferences, to share information, expertise and best practices about strategic management of print archive programs. PAN invites libraries and consortia of all sizes to participate.

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Join CRL on Wednesday, May 31, for the first community-wide convening of CRL’s process to strengthen and reinvest in global collections. This convening will provide an opportunity for the community to debrief on findings from Phase 1 (Discovery). The Educopia project leads Jessica Meyerson and Katherine Kim will facilitate community conversation and share their analysis of data collected through a robust series of focus groups and targeted interviews.  

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In 2020, the CRL Collections and Services Policy Committee (CSPC) conducted a survey of CRL members, which made clear that the CRL community places global collections at the top of their expressed priorities for our consortia. In 2021, CRL’s International Collections and Content Group (ICCG) issued a Call to Action, which reaffirmed our community’s commitment to global collections, programming, and services.

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2023 CRL Council of Voting Members Meeting

Thursday, April 27, 2023 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Register for the 2023 CRL Council of Voting Members Meeting

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We are excited to welcome Aurélie Gadrat from Amalivre. She will speak on "Collecting Francophone comic books : illustrated reasons to collect Bande dessinées" Her presentation will cover: 

GNARP 2023 Midwinter Meeting

Wednesday, February 22, 2023 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

The German-North American Resources Partnership (GNARP) Steering Committee will meet on Wednesday, February 22 from 12:00-1:30 p.m.Central Time.

PAN Midwinter 2023

Friday, January 27, 2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Held virtually, PAN 2023 Midwinter is a free and open venue for information sharing about shared print programs.

CIFNAL Meeting

Friday, January 20, 2023 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

CIFNAL will meet on Friday, January 20 from 10:30 a.m. -12:00 p.m.Central Time.
The 2022 CRL Diversity as Knowledge will explore how centering diversity, inclusivity, and equity in research libraries has implications for enriching the sources for knowing, the ways of knowing, and the quality of knowledge production itself.

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PAN Annual 2022

Friday, June 24, 2022 - 11:00am

CRL promotes opportunities for libraries and consortia to share information, expertise, and best practices for print preservation and management. The Print Archive Network (PAN) Forum is a free and open venue for information sharing about shared print programs. All those with an interest in shared print are welcome to attend and participate. PAN Annual 2022 will be held online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The forum is shortened to two hours to ensure a lively event. It will be recorded for later viewing on CRL's YouTube Channel.  For ongoing communications about the PAN Forum, please join the PAN listserv. Past event pages for PAN presentations and program reports are collected and archived. Older PAN presentations and updates are available in our PAN Event Index. The PAN archive provides access to older content contributed to PAN from 2009 to 2010.
Charlotte Denoël, Chief Curator of the Bibliothèque nationale de France's Manuscripts Department, presents on the Bibliothèque's collections and programs.