Three major publishers of news databases have begun to provide detailed metadata to the International Coalition on Newspapers (ICON) database.
The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) has completed a preservation audit of Canadiana.org, and on the basis of that audit certified Canadiana as a trustworthy digital repository.
Project Ceres Funds Seven New Projects
4 Jun 2015
A number of CRL staff members will attend this year’s ALA Annual Conference in San Francisco, June 25-30, to report on, and gather input for, CRL programs.
CRL Facilities Upgrade
1 May 2015
MEMP preserves Baghdad newspapers
12 Feb 2015
CRL Releases CLOCKSS Audit Report
25 Jul 2014
Mellon Foundation Funds CRL Archive Analysis
16 Jan 2014
The Center for Research Libraries recently received funding to support international analysis and planning for archiving and strategic digitization of print journals and newspapers. CRL will use these funds to expand its collecting and analysis of data on archiving and digitization efforts in the two domains, and promote coordinated, strategic action in these areas by libraries and consortia.
PAPR Now Offers Comparison Reports
7 Oct 2013
CRL To Audit CLOCKSS
5 Aug 2013
CRL Audit of GPO's FDsys on Hold
7 Mar 2013
In September 2012, the Government Printing Office engaged CRL to undertake an audit of FDsys, the GPO’s digital repository for U.S. federal government publications. In December, the GPO terminated its contract with CRL for the audit because of the federal budgetary constraints connected with the “fiscal cliff” and subsequent sequestration.
CRL Releases Scholars Portal Audit Report
20 Feb 2013
CRL Expands News Coverage for Members
22 Oct 2012
In a recent message to CRL library directors, Bernie Reilly reported that CRL has begun to explore providing “end-to end” coverage of news content to researchers at CRL libraries. The recent CRL offers of several key news databases from Readex are a step in that direction: they provide favorable terms for access to a range of historic and current news content.
The Print Archives Preservation Registry (PAPR) is now available online at http://papr.crl.edu.