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CLIR forges strategies to enhance research, teaching, and learning environments in collaboration with libraries, cultural institutions, and communities of higher learning. We foster collaboration by investing in cross-disciplinary intellectual leadership, strategic programs, and professional development opportunities.

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Season 2 of Material Memory, A CLIR Original Podcast is Out Now

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Did you know that DLF facilitates 12 Workings Groups?

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Media and culture scholar Saiful Alam Chowdhury speaks with host Nicole Kang Ferraiolo about living cultural heritage in Bangladesh, the urgency of preservation in a country vulnerable to the impacts of rising sea levels, and the role of media in getting people to take action. 

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We believe the future depends on the preservation, organization, and accessibility of knowledge. Through collaboration with cultural institutions across the globe, we foster cross-disciplinary thought leadership, tactical programs, and professional development opportunities.

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