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CLIR Board Elects New Members

subject: DLF digital library federation Katherine Kott AquiferCLIR Press ReleasesFor Immediate Release: May 9, 2005 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 CLIR Board Elects New Members Washington, D.C.-The Board of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) elected six new members at its semiannual meeting April 29: Charles Brown, Director of Libraries, Public Library of...

CLIR Issues Number 44

Number 44 • March/April 2005 Contents New Partnerships for Digital Preservation by Abby Smith CLIR Seeks Input on New Strategic Plan by Nancy Davenport CLIR Appoints Selection Committee for 2005 Access to Learning Award DLF Names Aquifer Director NDIIPP’s Preservation Partnerships Frye Institute Participants Named New Partnerships for Digital Preservation by Abby Smith WHEN...

Library as Place: Rethinking Roles, Rethinking Space

subject: library space library as place role of library Scott Bennett Sam Demas Geoffrey Freeman Bernard Frischer Kathleen Burr Oliver Christina Peterson CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: March 7, 2005 Contact: Kathlin Smith ksmith@clir.org 202-939-4754 Library as Place: Rethinking Roles, Rethinking Space WASHINGTON, D.C.—What is the role of a library when users can...

Katherine Kott Named Aquifer Director

subject: DLF digital library federation Katherine Kott Aquifer CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: February 4, 2005 Contact: David Seaman dseaman@clir.org Katherine Kott Named Aquifer Director Washington, D.C.-Katherine Kott has been named director of the Digital Library Federation’s Aquifer initiative. Her appointment became effective January 1, 2005. Kott comes to the DLF from Stanford...

CLIR Issues Number 43

  Number 43 • January/February 2005 Contents The Value of Library as Place by Kathlin Smith Scholars’ Panel Explores Digital Scholarship Needs by David Seaman Applications for Postdoctoral Fellowship in Scholarly Information Resources Due February 8 ANNOUNCEMENTS CLIR Receives $750,000 Mellon Grant Save the Date: April 18 Sponsors’ Symposium CLIR and DLF Launch New...

CLIR Issues Number 42

Number 42 • November/December 2004 Contents Open Access Is the Buzz by Nancy Davenport The Art and Science of Audio Preservation by Abby Smith ANNOUNCEMENTS CLIR Board Elects New Officers JISC Joins Digital Library Federation CLIR Is Now Accepting Applications for Rovelstad Scholarship in International Librarianship and A. R. Zipf Fellowship in Information Management...

CLIR Board Elects New Officers

subject: CLIR Board officers NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: November 1, 2004 Contact: Kathlin Smith ksmith@clir.org 202-939-4754 Washington, D.C.—The Board of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) elected three new officers at its semiannual meeting October 29. Charles Phelps, provost at the University of Rochester, was named chair, succeeding Stanley Chodorow, professor...

CLIR Press Releases

subject: DLF digital library federation JISC Joint Information Systems Committee CLIR Press Releases For Immediate Release: October 19, 2004 Contact: David Seaman dseaman@clir.org JISC Joins the Digital Library Federation The Executive Committee of the Digital Library Federation (DLF) today announced that the United Kingdom’s Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) has joined the DLF as...

Report Examines Barriers to Audio Access

For Immediate Release: September 14, 2004 Contact: Abby Smith 202-939-4758 Report Examines Barriers to Audio Access WASHINGTON, D.C.—From Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Fireside Chats to the stories of the last native Yahi speaker, from whale songs recorded in the North Pacific to Carl Sandburg’s reading of “Fog,” much of the twentieth-century is captured in audio...

CLIR Issues Number 41

Number 41 September/October 2004 Contents Charting a Course by Nancy Davenport Enabling New Scholarship by Amy Harbur and Abby Smith Bryn Mawr Seminar Kicks Off New Fellowship Program Frye Leadership Institute Slated for June China and Denmark Receive Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Access to Learning Award by Alice Bishop Managing Digital Assets: A...

CLIR Press Release:

subject: Access to Learning Award international library award Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Access to Learning Award ATLA 2004 ATLA winner Aarhus Public Libraries China Evergreen Rural Library Service Center CLIR Press Release: NEWS RELEASE   Contacts: Roger Nyhus Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (+1) 206.709.3400 Alice Bishop Council on Library and Information Resources...