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CRL salutes International Open Access Week by recognizing a history of commitment to making primary sources collections openly accessible.
CIFNAL (the Collaborative Initiative for French Language Collections) and GNARP (German-North American Resources Partnership) announce that travel stipends will be made available for their members to attend the New Shape of Sharing: Networks, Expertise, Information forum to be held in Fiesole, Italy, May 2020.
Late Qing and Republican-Era Chinese Newspapers has been released as the first Open Access collection coming out of the Global Press Archive (GPA) CRL Charter Alliance, a multi-year, flagship collaboration between CRL and East View Information Services. The collection, ultimately comprising 500,000 pages from hundreds of titles published in China between 1912 and 1949, is hosted on East View’s GPA platform.
Infrastructure and interface enhancements to the PAPR registry will enable addition of more serials records from repositories recommended by the community, such as JSTOR, HathiTrust, and Scholar’s Portal.
The PAN Forum on shared print activities met Friday, June 21, 2019, in Washington, DC, followed by a meeting of the Partnership for Shared Book Collections. Presentations updated aproximately 100 attendees about shared print programs.
The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) recently published an updated version of the “Model Licensing Terms and Specifications for Data Resources".
The Center for Research Libraries welcomes new members to its board of directors.
CRL has been awarded a planning grant from the MacArthur Foundation to develop an operable strategy for preserving recent Mexican human rights documentation.