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Nancy Davenport Named President of CLIR

CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: June 3, 2004 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Nancy Davenport Named President of CLIR WASHINGTON, D.C.-The Board of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) is pleased to announce the appointment of Nancy Davenport as its president, effective July 5, 2004. Ms. Davenport has served for twenty-six years...

CLIR Issues Number 39

Number 39 May/June 2004 Contents Library Periodicals Expenses: Comparison of Nonsubscription Costs of Print and Electronic Formats on a Life-Cycle Basis by Roger C. Schonfeld and Eileen Gifford Fenton A New Blueprint for the Library? New Fellowship Program Brings Humanists into Libraries CLIR Names 2004 A. R. Zipf Fellow Julius Bianchi Named Battin Scholar...

CLIR Issues Number 38

Number 38 March/April 2004 Contents Access in the Future Tense by Abby Smith Rethinking Liberal Arts Education: The North Star Project by Rick Detweiler Frye Institute Participants Named Collaborative Project to Enhance Library Catalog Browsing by Robert Kieft Report Profiles Smart Cape Project 2004 Mellon Dissertation Fellows Named 2004 Rovelstad Scholar Named Access in...

British Library Joins Digital Library Federation

subject: DLF digital library federation British Library British Library Joins Digital Library Federation NEWS RELEASE   For Immediate Release: January 26, 2004 Contact: David Seaman dseaman@clir.org WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Executive Committee of the Digital Library Federation (DLF) today announced that the British Library has joined the DLF as its first Strategic Partner from outside the...

CLIR Issues Number 37

Number 37 January/February 2004 Contents CLIR Sponsors’ Symposium to Focus on Learning and Libraries Business Planning for Cultural Heritage Institutions New Guides to Film Preservation Published CLIR Publishes Essays on Leadership Creating an Image Retrieval Benchmarking Service: What Would it Take? The Global Digital Format Registry by David Seaman British Library Joins Digital Library...

CLIR Publishes Essays on Leadership

subject: information leaders library leadership Karin Wittenborg Chris Ferguson Michael Keller CLIR NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: January 5, 2004 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 WASHINGTON, D.C.—As digital technology transforms the information landscape, libraries must chart their course in an increasingly fluid, complex environment. How is this environment redefining leadership in the information professions? What...

Are Libraries Being Designed for Learning?

between 1992 and 2001. The results are summarized in this CLIR report published November, 2003. subject: Scott Bennett library design library construction collaborative learning library renovation library planning library space CLIR Press Release: NEWS RELEASE   For Immediate Release: December 8, 2003 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Are Libraries Being Designed for Learning?

CLIR Issues Number 36

Number 36 November/December 2003 Contents Changing Scholarly Communication by Abby Smith DLF Forum Hears Project Updates and Collaborative Digital Plans by Jerry George CLIR Launches Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Scholarly Information Resources CLIR to Cooperate with LC on Audio Preservation CLIR and NIST Publish Guide to the Care and Handling of CDs and DVDs CLIR...