NERL and Elsevier continue agreement and develop open access pilot
February 3, 2022
The first of its kind, the retroactive open access pilot agreement opens tens of thousands of articles authored by leading researchers at NERL institutions.
CRL's Collections and Services Policy Committee is excited to open a call for participation in the newly formed Sustainable Stewardship and Access Working Group.
Associated institutions in Mexico and the US launch the Repository of Documentation on Disappearances in MexicoMarch 21, 2022
On March 23-24 the "Truth, Justice, Memory: Documentary Evidence in the Digital Age" conference will take place at El Colegio de México, where the digital platform Repository of Documentation on Disappearances in Mexico (RDDM) will launch.
Yearly, through the Purchase Proposal Program, CRL members nominate collections for acquisition which are then evaluated and voted on by membership. Once acquired, the materials are available for use by member libraries and their researchers through interlibrary loan. Member participation in the Purchase Proposal Program is one of the ways the CRL community builds a collective collection, providing access to resources that may otherwise be too costly for individual institutions to obtain.
Lanette Garza joins the team as the new NERL Program Manager.
TRAIL (Technical Report Archive & Image Library) has released its Winter 2022 Newsletter, which covers:
CIFNAL’s Engaging Francophone Partners Working Group announces its spring Speaker Series.
Highlights from TRAIL's activities over the past few months, including an annual meeting follow-up.
Bates College, Davidson College, and the University of California, Riverside all joined CRL in recent months.
“Electronic resource charges are cost-prohibitive, and someone has to go to bat for libraries. Even in the private sector, that was my favorite part of the job: being an advocate.”
The fifth installment of its kind, the collection encompasses over 265,000 digitized pages from 65 publications.