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CLIR Issues Number 52

Number 52 • July/August 2006 Contents Susan Perry Appointed CLIR Interim President Surveying the E-Journal Archiving Landscape by Kathlin Smith Carole Moore and Karin Wittenborg Named to CLIR Board Oxford University Joins Digital Library Federation DLF and OCLC Launch Registry of Digital Masters Public Interfaceby Barrie Howard Abe Crystal Receives A. R. Zipf Fellowship...

Oxford University Joins the Digital Library Federation

Federation (DLF) today announced that Oxford University has joined DLF as its fortieth member, and its fourth from outside the United States. subject: DLF Oxford University Digital Library Federation CLIR CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: 21 June 2006 Contact: David Seaman 202-939-4754 Oxford University Joins the Digital Library Federation WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Board of...

Susan Perry Appointed CLIR Interim President

subject: Susan Perry Nancy Davenport CLIR President CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: June 8, 2006 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Susan Perry Appointed CLIR Interim President WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Board of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) today announced the appointment of Susan Perry as interim president, effective July 1. “We feel very...

CLIR Issues Number 51

Number 51 • May/June 2006 Contents Symposium Kicks Off Fiftieth Anniversary Celebration by Kathlin Smith Libraries: Diffuse and In the Flow by Wendy Pradt Lougee CLIR Appoints Committee to Advise on Place as Library 2006 Mellon Dissertation Fellows Named CLIR Names 2006 Rovelstad Scholarship Recipient Symposium Kicks Off Fiftieth Anniversary Celebration by Kathlin Smith...

Report Assesses Standards and Best Practices for Preserving Sound Recordings

subject: NRPB LC Library of Congress National Recording Preservation Board sound recordings audio preservation recorded sound analog audio tape analog audio disc digital conversion analog to digital conversion CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: March 22, 2006 Contacts: Sheryl Cannady, Library of Congress   202-707-6456 Kathlin Smith, Council on Library and Information Resources   202-939-4754 Sam...

CLIR Issues Number 50

Number 50 • March/April 2006 Contents For the Record: Recorded-Sound Studies Nearing Completion by Nancy Davenport Got Metadata? by Barrie Howard CLIR Appoints Preservation Advisory Committee Defining Place and a Sense of Community through Collaborationby Scott W. Schwartz, Archivist for Music and Fine Arts Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, UIUC Report Highlights...

CLIR Issues Number 49

Number 49 • January/February 2006 Contents A Forum for the Future Student by Amy Harbur DLF Seeks Comments on Metadata Object Description Schema by Katherine Kott Ann Okerson Joins CLIR Charles Henry Joins CLIR Board CLIR Forms Advisory Committee for Scholarly Communication Old Recordings at Risk: What Can Libraries Do? Apply Now for Postdoctoral...

Report Examines Copyright Issues in Digital Preservation of Commercial Sound Recordings

subject: June Besek NRPB LC Library of Congress National Recording Preservation Board sound recordings copyright audio preservation fair use CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: January 10, 2006 Contacts: Sheryl Cannady, Library of Congress   202-707-6456 Kathlin Smith, Council on Library and Information Resources   202-939-4754 Sam Brylawski, National Recording Preservation Board   202-250-7146 Report Examines Copyright...

DLF Aquifer Invites Public Review of Metadata Guidelines

subject: DLF digital library federation Aquifer Metadata Object Description Schema MODS CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: December 16, 2005 Contact: Katherine Kott 650-725-1067 David Seaman 202-939-4762 DLF Aquifer Invites Public Review of Metadata Guidelines Washington, D.C.—The Digital Library Federation’s Aquifer Initiative is seeking public comment on a draft set of implementation guidelines for...

CLIR Issues Number 48

Number 48 • November/December 2005 Contents CLIR Launches New Agenda by Nancy Davenport Asking for Access by Kathlin Smith CLIR Welcomes New Staff and Consultant SCI3 Discussions Lively and Wide Ranging by Amy Harbur SAVE THE DATE! April 7, 2006 CLIR Receives Mellon Award CLIR Launches New Agenda by Nancy Davenport   ON THE...

Geneva Henry Named Distinguished Fellow

subject: DLF digital library federation Geneva Henry DLF Services Framework CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: November 30, 2005 Contact: David Seaman dseaman@clir.org 202-939-4762 Geneva Henry Named Distinguished Fellow Washington, D.C.-The Digital Library Federation (DLF) has named Geneva Henry, executive director of Rice University’s Digital Library Initiative, a DLF distinguished fellow. She will work...