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Mellon Grants CLIR $4.27 Million for Program to Catalog Hidden Collections

subject: hidden collections special collections cataloging hidden collections CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: March 17, 2008 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Mellon Grants CLIR $4.27 Million for Program to Catalog Hidden Collections Washington, D.C.—The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) $4.27 million to create a national...

CLIR Issues Number 62

Number 62 • March/April 2008 Contents New Grant Program to Fund Cataloging of Hidden Collections Many More than a Million: Building the Digital Environment for the Age of Abundance Faculty Research Behavior Workshops: A Librarian’s Perspective Who Uses Institutional Repositories and Mass-Digitized Collections? CLIR Names 2008 Rovelstad Scholarship Recipient 2008–2009 Mellon Dissertation Fellows Named...

Report Examines Issues of Preserving Collections Created by Mass Digitization

subject: CLIR Preserving Collections Mass Digitization Oya Rieger CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: February 15, 2008 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Report Examines Issues of Preserving Collections Created by Mass Digitization Washington, D.C.—The digitization of millions of books under programs such as Google Book Search and Microsoft Live Search Books is greatly expanding our...

CLIR Issues Number 61

Number 61 • January/February 2008 Contents Mass Deacidification Revisited by James Neal, Connie Brooks, Paula DeStefano, Alice Prochaska, and Hans Rütimann CLIR Fellows Share Experiences as “Hybrid” Professionals by Elliott Shore Blue Ribbon Task Force Members Named Real-World Approaches to Redesigning Work in Libraries by David Greenebaum Frye Institute Participants Named Mass Deacidification Revisited...

CLIR Issues Number 60

Number 60 • November/December 2007 Contents Fragments of the Past: Exploring Clues to Early Color Film by Joshua Yumibe DLF Surveys U.S. Moving-Image Archives by Barrie Howard NEWS BRIEFS Lizabeth Wilson Joins CLIR Board Elliott Shore Appointed CLIR Distinguished Fellow CLIR Accepting Applications for Postdoctoral Fellowship in Scholarly Information Resources Cornell Hosts Faculty Research...

CLIR Issues Number 59

Number 59 • September/October 2007 Contents As We May Rethink by Chuck Henry Preservation in the Age of Large-Scale Digitization CLIR is Now Accepting Applications for . . . CLIR to Participate in Blue Ribbon Task Force on Sustainable Digital Preservation and Access CLIR Commissions Study of Digital Humanities Centers As We May Rethink...

Michael Keller Appointed CLIR Senior Presidential Fellow

subject: CLIR Michael Keller CLIR Fellow CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: July 24, 2007 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Michael Keller Appointed CLIR Senior Presidential Fellow Washington, D.C.—The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Keller of Stanford University as CLIR Senior Presidential Fellow. Mr. Keller...

CLIR Issues Number 58

Number 58 • July/August 2007 Contents Digital Scholarship: What’s All the Fuss? by Stephen Nichols Cyberinfrastructure: It’s All about Sharing by Amy Friedlander CLIR Receives Mellon Grant to Examine Scholarly Utility of Mass-Digitization Projects CLIR to Seek Public Comment on White Paper Now Available from ALA Editions Register Now for December Sponsors’ Symposium Alvin...

Mellon Foundation Awards CLIR Grant To Examine Scholarly Utility of Large-Scale Digitization Projects

subject: Mellon Foundation CLIR operating grant CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: July 10, 2007 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Mellon Foundation Awards CLIR Grant To Examine Scholarly Utility of Large-Scale Digitization Projects Washington, D.C.—The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) a grant to assess the utility...

CLIR Issues Number 57

Number 57 • May/June 2007 Contents National Centers for Cyberinfrastructure: CLIR’s Strategic Contribution by Chuck Henry Searching Isn’t Everything by Barrie Howard CLIR Welcomes Director of Programs Amy Friedlander Humanists Receive Library Fellowships CLIR Names 2007 Rovelstad Scholarship Recipient 2007-2008 Mellon Dissertation Fellows Named Charles J. Henry Receives Fulbright Senior Specialist Award for China...

Charles J. Henry Receives Fulbright Senior Specialist Award for China

subject: Charles Henry Chuck Henry China Fulbright Senior Specialist award CLIR CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: May 1, 2007 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Charles J. Henry Receives Fulbright Senior Specialist Award for China WASHINGTON, D.C.—Charles Henry, president of the Council on Library and Information Resources, has received a Fulbright Senior Specialist award to...

Amy Friedlander Named CLIR Director of Programs

subject: Amy Friedlander CLIR CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: April 9, 2007 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Amy Friedlander Named CLIR Director of Programs WASHINGTON, D.C.— Amy Friedlander has been appointed director of programs of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR). She will start April 30. Ms. Friedlander is senior program manager...