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Council on Library & Information Resources

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.

2023 CLIR Events
November 12 – 16
St. Louis, Missouri

The DLF Forum, Learn@DLF, and NDSA’s Digital Preservation are multi-day experiences for learning, networking, and skill-building seeking to inspire and connect a community of digital library, museum, archives, and cultural heritage practitioners.

Programs are Live for CLIR’s 2023 Events

Check out the full conference programs for the DLF Forum and Learn@DLF, and NDSA’s Digital Preservation 2023: Communities of Time and Place featuring an amazing suite of keynote speakers and a wide variety of session content and types!

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The Latest News

Listen to the HBCU Library Alliance Tour

Season Three of CLIR’s Material Memory Podcast

Did you know that DLF facilitates 12 Working Groups?

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The CLIR & DLF Job Board

Find the latest jobs in libraries, archives, cultural institutions, and communities of higher learning.​


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Updates from Our Affiliates

Clir News No. 153 July-June 2023​ IIPC 2023 Web Archiving Conference We are excited to announce the first release of video recordings from the 2023

Travel to Nashville, Tennessee, “the cradle of student protest,” to learn about Fisk University’s activist legacy–from the Jubilee Singers in the 1800s to the sit-ins of the 1960s to Black Lives Matter today.

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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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