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Richard A. Detweiler Named CLIR Interim President

subject: Richard A. Detweiler CLIR President CLIR Press Release: NEWS RELEASE   For Immediate Release: July 30, 2003 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Richard A. Detweiler Named CLIR Interim President Washington, D.C.—The Board of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard A. Detweiler as its interim...

CLIR Issues Number 34

Number 34 July/August 2003 Contents Deanna Marcum Appointed to Library of Congress Digital Library Forum Hears Hopes for Collection Sharing by Jerry George Barriers or Stepping Stones? Impediments to Digital Archiving and Preservation Programs by Colin Webb, Director of Preservation Services, National Library of Australia A. R. Zipf Fellowship Awarded to Terry Harrison CLIR...

Deanna Marcum Appointed to Library of Congress

subject: Deanna Marcum CLIR President CLIR Press Release: NEWS RELEASE   For Immediate Release: June 17, 2003 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Deanna Marcum Appointed to Library of Congress The Board of the Council on Library and Information Resources announces that Dr. Deanna Marcum has been appointed the Associate Librarian of Congress and National Librarian,...

CLIR Issues Number 33

Number 33 May/June 2003 Contents Trends Affecting the Space Required by Library Collections by Judy Luther, Informed Strategies What Users Are Telling Us: A Symposium by Jerry George Anna Lasota to Receive Rovelstad Scholarship New-Model Scholarship: How Will It Survive? by Abby Smith 2003 Mellon Dissertation Fellows Named Trends Affecting the Space Required by...

International Initiatives in Digital Preservation: What are we Learning?

subject: Neil Beagrie NDIIPP Public Law 106-554 digital resources digital libraries Library of Congress digital preservation CLIR Press Release:NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: May 10, 2003 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 International Initiatives in Digital Preservation: What are we Learning? WASHINGTON, D.C.—”Preservation is a digital time bomb; failure to act may lead to total loss.”...

Build A New Library or A New Library Model?

CLIR Press Release: NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: April 30, 2003 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Build A New Library or A New Library Model? WASHINGTON, D.C.—While academic libraries grapple with the rising cost of acquiring scholarly materials, many are also wondering how much longer their existing buildings can house growing collections and services. Three...

Report Examines Challenges of “New-Model Scholarship”

CLIR Press Release: NEWS RELEASE   For Immediate Release: April 25, 2003 Contact: Abby Smith 202-939-4758 Report Examines Challenges of “New-Model Scholarship” WASHINGTON, D.C.—A new report from the Council on Library and Information Resources examines the challenges of ensuring long-term access to a growing class of digital scholarship that can best be described as...

CLIR Issues Number 32

Number 32 March/April 2003 Contents Realizing the Potential of Digital Libraries by Deanna B. Marcum CLIR to Survey Audio Collections in Academic Libraries by Abby Smith CLIR Establishes International Advisory Committee Report Examines Copyright Issues in Digital Archiving CLIR Launches Program to Train Humanists in Libraries by Deanna B. Marcum Frye Institute Participants Named...

Report Examines Copyright Issues in Digital Archiving

CLIR Press Release: NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: February 18, 2003 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Report Examines Copyright Issues in Digital Archiving Washington, D.C.—A new report from the Council on Library and Information Resources and the Library of Congress provides guidance on copyright issues for those who are planning or managing a digital archive....