14 new members join the Center
27 Oct 2004
The Center is pleased to welcome as new members the following colleges and universities. Six of them belong to the MINITEX consortium and five belong to the Associated Colleges of the Midwest (ACM). College of St. Catherine in Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN
This debut issue of the Global Resources newsletter reflects the vision and commitment of a newly formed partnership composed of the Association of American Universities (AAU), Association of Research Libraries (ARL), and the Center for Research Libraries (CRL). The newsletter features a preview of upcoming GRN activities and an update on each of the projects.
Streamlining the Catalog Search
21 Sep 2004
Finding primary resource materials for advanced research is now easy and fast with Catalog Search, the newly redesigned search feature on the Center’s Web site.
Center Web Site Now Print Friendly
24 Aug 2004
The Center Web site is now more printer friendly, due to a newly designed print style sheet. Simply select the desired page and choose PRINT from your browser window.
FY04 ILL Figures
24 Aug 2004
In 2004 the Center shipped 92% of interlibrary loans within 24 hrs and 90% of copies within 24 hrs.
ICON Survey Results
15 Apr 2004
Learn about the "Disappearing News" and the Center’s newspaper preservation survey.
Annual Council Meeting of Voting Members
4 Mar 2004
The 55th annual meeting of the Center’s Council of Voting Members will be held on Friday, April 23, 2004. The meeting will feature the session, Building Blocks of a National Print Preservation Network: A Strategic Forum.
25 Mar 2003
DATAD announces workshop titled Intellectual Property, Governance, Dissemination, and Funding Strategies, February 19-20, 2004 in Accra, Ghana.
NEH Grant for ICON Preservation Effort
24 Apr 2002
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded the Center for Research Libraries (CRL) a grant of $350,000, for continued support of the International Coalition on Newspapers project (ICON).
Mellon Funds CRL Initiatives
24 Apr 2002
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded a grant of $510,000 to the Center for Research Libraries (CRL) to support strategic initiatives in cataloging, the development of distributed print archives, and cooperative collection development.
Bernard Reilly Appointed CRL President
20 Jul 2001
Bernard F. Reilly, Jr., has been appointed President of the Center for Research Libraries.
Melissa D. Trevvett, Associate Dean at Loyola University Libraries, has been appointed Vice President and Director of Programs and Services at the Center for Research Libraries.
The Center for Research Libraries has received a $50,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in support of two important projects dealing with the management of its collections and their increased use by scholars.
DSAL Website Launched
7 Sep 2000
CRL has officially launched the Digital South Asia Library, a global effort to make rare and important resources available to the international community.
CRL Unveils New Web Tools
6 Sep 2000
The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) is providing three new tools on its website to make information about its collections more accessible to research scholars and library staff personnel.
ALA Scholarship Awarded to CRL Staff Member
28 Jun 2000
The Center for Research Libraries is pleased to announce that the American Library Association (ALA) has awarded Angela M. Falsey its Christopher J. Hoy/ERT Scholarship.