Readex's metadata for digitized newspapers provides valuable data on publication history and product coverage in key databases for academic research.
At CRL’s 2016 Council of Voting Members meeting the question was posed, “Should more CRL digital resources be Open Access?” Attendees said yes and CRL’s Board of Directors agreed.
The Collections and Services Policy Committee plays a critical role in reviewing and proposing broad directions for CRL collections strategy.
Project Ceres grants a total of $48,839.43 to projects from five universities.
At the April 14 meeting of CRL’s Council of Voting Members, delegates from CRL libraries elected new members of the Board of Directors, approved a budget for the coming fiscal year and authorized new digital directions for CRL.
With the support of twelve member libraries, CRL will acquire four microform sets through its 2016 Shared Purchase Program.
LLMC, through its partnership with CRL, recently completed the digitization of the full set of New York state Senate and Assembly Journals.
With support from seven member libraries, CRL will acquire three newspaper microform sets through its 2015 Shared Purchase Program. The total list cost of these acquisitions, which benefit all CRL members, is $69,446.