CLIR/DLF Receives Sloan Foundation Grant for Research on Building Data Curation Skills

Washington, DC, April 11, 2011—The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has awarded the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) $117,567 for research on how to build capacity for data curation within disciplines. The project will be managed by CLIR’s Digital Library Federation (DLF). Most graduate programs in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities are...

2011 Mellon Dissertation Fellows Named

subject: CLIR Mellon Fellowships for Dissertation Research Mellon Dissertation Fellows Mellon Fellows CLIR Press Releases Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 2011 Mellon Dissertation Fellows Named Washington, DC, Apil 1, 2011-Sixteen graduate students have been selected to receive awards this year under the Mellon Fellowships for Dissertation Research in Original Sources, which CLIR administers. The fellowships...