CLIR Publishes “Born Digital: Guidance for Donors, Dealers, and Archival Repositories”

Report offers guidelines for donors, dealers, and archives on the acquisition and transfer of items created and managed in digital form Washington, DC, October 31, 2013-The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) has published Born Digital: Guidance for Donors, Dealers, and Archival Repositories. The report provides recommendations to help ensure the physical and...

CLIR Appoints Rita Van Duinen Curriculum and Research Strategist

Washington, DC, October 23, 2013-The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) has appointed Rita Van Duinen to the newly created position of Curriculum and Research Strategist. Van Duinen will be responsible for coordinating the planning, design, and delivery of online and face-to-face education and training across CLIR’s programs. She will join the CLIR...

Registration for E-Science Institute Now Open

Washington, DC, October 21, 2013-Registration for the 2014 DuraSpace/DLF E-Science Institute is now open. The E-Science Institute is designed to help academic and research libraries develop a strategic agenda for e-research support, with a particular focus on the sciences. The Institute consists of a series of interactive modules that take small teams of individuals...