CLIR Publishes Survey of Preservation Science Research

CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: December 21, 2000 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 CLIR Publishes Survey of Preservation Science Research WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) has published Preservation Science Survey: An Overview of Recent Developments in Research on the Conservation of Selected Analog Library and Archival Materials in...

CLIR Issues Number 18

Number 18 November/December 2000 Contents Too Much Consensusby Deanna B. Marcum Test Database for Digital Visual Resources in Art Historyby Anne R. Kenney Gerald George Joins CLIR Building Digital Libraries: Small Is Beautifulby Abby Smith “Localizing” Reference Linkingby Priscilla Caplan, Dale Flecker, and Daniel Greenstein CLIR’s Annual Report White Paper on Electronic Journal Statistics...

Denise Troll Named Distinguished Fellowease

CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release October 30, 2000 Contact: Dan Greenstein 202-939-4762 Denise Troll Named Distinguished Fellow WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Digital Library Federation (DLF) has named Denise Troll, assistant university librarian for library information technology at Carnegie Mellon University Libraries, a DLF distinguished fellow. She is the third fellow that CLIR and...

CLIR Publishes White Paper on E-Journal Usage Statistics

CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release October 24, 2000 Contact: Deanna Marcum 202-939-4750 CLIR Publishes White Paper on E-Journal Usage Statistics WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) has published a white paper on electronic journal usage statistics by Judy Luther, president of the consulting firm Informed Strategies. The report...

CLIR Issues Number 17

Number 17 September/October 2000 Contents The Frye Leadership Institute: A Unique Opportunity for a Unique Problem by Deanna B. Marcum and Brian L. Hawkins Increasing Access to Manuscripts: A Bilateral Approach by Abby Smith CLIR and DLF Name Distinguished Fellows The Digital Library and B2B Services by Daniel Greenstein Scholars and Librarians Collaborate to...

Documentation Abstracts Inc. Awards Funds for Information Science Institutes

CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release September 5, 2000 Contact: Deanna Marcum 202-939-4750 Documentation Abstracts Inc. Awards Funds for Information Science Institutes WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) has received a grant from Documentation Abstracts, Inc. (DAI) to create, organize, and convene a series of institutes that will address...

CLIR and DLF Name Distinguished Fellows

For Immediate Release September 1, 2000 Contact: Deanna Marcum 202-939-4750 CLIR and DLF Name Distinguished Fellows WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) and the Digital Library Federation (DLF) have named Angee Baker, vice president of planning and strategic alliances at SOLINET (the Southeastern Library Network), and Max Marmor, head librarian of...

Open Archives Initiative Appoints Steering Committee

CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release August 25, 2000 Contact: Daniel Greenstein (dgreenstein@clir.org) 202-939-4762 or Clifford Lynch (cliff@cni.org) 202-296-5098 Open Archives Initiative Appoints Steering Committee WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Open Archives initiative (OAi) has established a steering committee to guide its development and promote its adoption as an enabling framework for the development of...

DLF and RLG Issue Guidelines for Digitizing Visual Resources

CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release July 17, 2000 Contact: Daniel Greenstein (dgreenstein@clir.org) 202-939-4762 or Jennifer Hartzell (jlh@notes.rlg.org) 650-691-2207 DLF and RLG Issue Guidelines for Digitizing Visual Resources WASHINGTON, DC, AND MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIF.—The Digital Library Federation (DLF) and Research Libraries Group (RLG) have issued Guides to Quality in Visual Resource Imaging,...

CLIR Issues Number 16

Number 16 July/August 2000 Contents A New Approach to Finding Research Materials on the Web Library Services for the Future: CLIR Symposium by Deanna B. Marcum Preventive Measures: All the Print That’s Fit to Save by Abby Smith Announcements Anne Kenney to Join CLIR CLIR and DLF Initiate Program for Distinguished Fellows A. R....

CLIR Publishes Guide to Managing Risk of Migrating Digital Information

NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release June 20, 2000 Contact: Abby Smith 202-939-4758 WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) has published Risk Management of Digital Information: A File Format Investigation. The report is a practical guide to assessing the risks associated with the migration of various formats and to making sound preservation...

Anne R. Kenney to Join CLIR

CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release May 31, 2000 Contact: Deanna Marcum 202-939-4750 Anne R. Kenney to Join CLIR Washington, D.C.—CLIR President Deanna Marcum announced today that Anne Kenney, codirector of the Cornell Institute for Digital Collections and associate director of the Department of Preservation and Conservation at Cornell University Library, will...