Host Institutions Sought: CLIR/DLF Fellowships in Data Curation

Washington, D.C., August 22, 2013-CLIR, in cooperation with its Digital Library Federation (DLF) program, is now seeking academic libraries, data centers, or other research institutions interested in hosting a 2014-2016 CLIR/DLF Postdoctoral Fellow in Data Curation for the Sciences and Social Sciences. These two-year fellowships will provide recent science and social science Ph.D.s with professional...

CLIR Appoints Bethany Nowviskie Distinguished Presidential Fellow

Washington, D.C., August 22, 2013-The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) has appointed Bethany Nowviskie as CLIR Distinguished Presidential Fellow. Ms. Nowviskie is a major scholar and practitioner of digital humanities. She directs the Scholars’ Lab and department of Digital Research & Scholarship at the University of Virginia Library. She is also the...