MEMP Annual Meeting

Event Logistics

Thursday, November 20, 2014
4:00–6:00 pm Eastern
Washington, DC
Judy Alspach -

The Middle East Materials Project (MEMP) will hold its annual meeting in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, November 20, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. in Room 702 of the Gelman Library at the George Washington University.

MEMP member libraries fund projects that acquire and preserve rare and at-risk research materials related to Middle East studies. Funding is provided by MEMP member institutions through an annual membership fee. Representatives of member institutions meet annually to discuss current and future projects and set priorities for additional acquisitions.

The Impact of CRL

Stories illustrating CRL’s impact on research, teaching, collection building and preservation.

Documenting the Legal Record of Precarious Regimes

CRL’s Official Gazettes and Civil Society Documentation website offers published versions of new laws, legislative debates, and court decisions from at-risk regimes.

Afghan Documentation Spans Tumultuous Century

Daily newspapers and cultural journals collected by LC's Field Office in Islamabad have been preserved through the efforts of MEMP and SAMP.