Find CRL Staff and Events at 2017 ALA Midwinter Conference

Friday, January 6, 2017

A number of CRL staff members will attend this year’s American Library Association Midwinter Conference in Atlanta, January 20-24, to report on, and gather input for, CRL programs. Please contact one of us if you would like to arrange a time to meet.

Some specific meetings and panels that one or several of the above staff members will be attending are: CIFNAL Membership MeetingGNARP Membership MeetingTRAIL Information and Update Session and the PAN Forum.

 

The Impact of CRL

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

Unique Arab Diaspora Materials Saved for Future Scholars

In FY 2018 the Middle East Materials Project (MEMP) microfilmed two Arab-language publications from  diaspora communities in non-Arab countries, including the UK, Japan, the U.S., and Poland. These periodicals continue to establish MEMP’s role as a provider of rare and distinctive documentation for scholars.

Insights on Israel’s Palestinians from a Rare Arab-language Newspaper

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