CIFNAL Steering Committee Meeting at ALA Midwinter

Wednesday, October 13, 2010
Contact: 
Judy Alspach - jalspach@crl.edu
Program: 

CIFNAL’s Steering Committee will meet Sunday, January 9, from 8 to 10 a.m. during the ALA 2011 Midwinter Conference in San Diego. The exact location of this open meeting will be announced later.

CIFNAL, the Collaborative Initiative for French Language Collections, was founded in 2006 to promote and facilitate the cooperative exchange of ideas and resources between Francophone and North American research libraries. CIFNAL is a part of the Global Resources Network at the Center for Research Libraries.

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