CLIR Board Elects Members Leslie Weir and Herman Pabbruwe

Contact: Kathlin Smith Washington, DC, December 29, 2011-The Board of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) has elected new members Leslie Weir, chief librarian at the University of Ottawa, and Herman Pabbruwe, chief executive officer of Brill. Their terms will begin April 2012. Mr. Pabbruwe has a distinguished career in academic publishing....

CLIR Announces 2011 Hidden Collections Awards, 2012 Funding Cycle

Washington, DC, Dec. 15, 2011-The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) today announced the following recipients of the 2011 Cataloging Hidden Special Collections and Archives awards. American Geographical Society Library, University of Milwaukee Providing Access to the Archives of the American Geographical Society $259,900 Amistad Research Center Increasing Access to Africana Collections: The...