Mellon Funds New CLIR Program to Digitize Hidden Collections

Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Washington, D.C., December 9, 2014-The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) funds to create a national competition for digitizing collections of rare and unique content in cultural memory institutions. The program is built upon the model of CLIR’s Cataloging Hidden Special Collections and...

CLIR Announces 2014 Hidden Collections Awards

Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Washington, DC, Dec. 3, 2014-The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) today announced the following recipients of the 2014 Cataloging Hidden Special Collections and Archives awards: Adirondack Historical Association Living with Wilderness: Enhancing Access to The Adirondack Museum Historic Photograph Collection $157,685 Appalshop, Inc. We Still Scream: The Mountain...