New funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will enable CRL and international partners to expand access to source materials for area and international studies.
LAMP microfilms Listín USA
26 May 2016
CRL Supports AMPs’ Digital Turn
22 Sep 2014
CRL’s six Area Materials Projects increasingly embrace digitization as a mechanism for preservation and access.
LAMP Acquires Peruvian Weekly Variedades
15 Jul 2013
LAMP is funding the digitization of Puerto Rican court documents at the University of Connecticut.
Records of Brazil’s Supreme Military Tribunal, protected by LAMP for 25 years, will be digitized in Brazil.
LAMP has acquired a microfilm collection of approximately 88,000 pages of manuscript songs, legends, nursery rhymes, and traditional stories from rural Argentina.
LAMP will hold its Annual Business Meeting on May 28, 2011, in Philadelphia.
LAMP Meeting July 23, 2010
16 Jun 2010
LAMP will meet on July 23, 2010, 7–9:30 p.m. in Providence, R.I.
LAMP Acquires Latin American Serials
5 Feb 2010
Included in the collection are La Semana from Colombia and Publicaciones del Archivo Histórico de la Provincia de Buenos Aires from Argentina.
The collection features such titles as Novo Correio de Modas (1852–54), O Sexo Feminino (1873–89), and A Mai de Familia (Jan 1879–Dec 1888).
LAMP acquires rare Paraguayan newspapers
24 Apr 2009
The Latin American Microform Project (LAMP) has completed filming of rare Paraguayan newspapers from the collection of the University of Connecticut. The four titles (La Opinión, La Patria, El Pueblo, and La Unión) were published in Asunción in the 1890s, during the early days of rule by the Partido Colorado (founded in 1887). The papers represent the divergent opinions of the two dominant political parties during the first Colorado Era.