CLIR Invites Applications for 2016 Digitizing Hidden Special Collections Awards

Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Washington, DC, January 20, 2016-The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) is now accepting applications for 2016 Digitizing Hidden Special Collections and Archives awards. The national competition, funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, supports digitizing collections of rare and unique content in cultural memory institutions. Grants of between $50,000 and $250,000...

CLIR Issues Number 109

Number 109 • January/February 2016 ISSN 1944-7639 (online version) Contents Academic Art Museum and Library Summit Spotlights Potential for Collaboration CLIR Appoints Fenella France Distinguished Presidential Fellow Announcing 2016 Leading Change Institute Participants Register Now for 2016 DLF eResearch Network! Join Us for Digitizing Hidden Collections Q&A Webinars Save the Date: 2016 DLF Forum...

CLIR Announces 2015 Digitizing Hidden Special Collections and Archives Awards

Washington, DC, January 4, 2016-The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) today announced that the following projects have been selected for 2015 Digitizing Hidden Special Collections and Archives awards: Project:          “All Day Singing”: Preserving and Providing Access to Original Early Twentieth Century Field Recordings in the Frank Clyde Brown Collection Award:            $74,595 Institution:  ...