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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....

CLIR Issues Number 31

Number 31 January/February 2003 Contents CLIR’s Direction for 2003 by Deanna B. Marcum Cooperating to Build Collections in the Digital Era by Abby Smith Optimism and Caution Voiced at Digital Library Forum by Jerry George Richard Detweiler Joins CLIR as Distinguished Fellow DAI Institute to Focus on New Visions for Access Forthcoming Publications CLIR’s...

Survey Examines State of Preservation in American College and Research Libraries

subject: Anne Kenney Deidre Stam library preservation preservation programs preservation statistics preservation study CLIR RAP ULG ARL CLIR Press Release: Association of Research Libraries Regional Alliance for Preservation University Libraries Group Council on Library and Information Resources NEWS RELEASE   For Immediate Release: January 7, 2003 Contacts: Deanna Marcum, CLIR, 202-939-4758 Mary Case, ARL,...

CLIR Issues Number 30

Number 30 November/December 2002 Contents Learning from Library Usersby Deanna B. Marcum New Study Examines Preservation in Academic Librariesby Kathlin Smith Changes to the CLIR Board The Future of Shared Repositoriesby Abby Smith Electronic Resource Management: A New Digital Library Federation Initiative by David Seaman CLIR Sponsors: Save the Date—March 28, 2003 CLIR Appoints...

Council on Library and Information Resources and Cornell Launch Web-Based Preservation Tutorial

tutorials on preservation and conservation. Funded by The Henry Luce Foundation, the tutorial is targeted toward libraries and archives in Southeast Asia. subject: preservation conservation tutorials Southeast Asia CLIR The Henry Luce Foundation CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: October 18, 2002 Contacts: Alice Bishop Council on Library and Information Resources Phone:...

Report Examines Changing Patterns of Information Use

how information usage patterns are changing among undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty members in U.S. academic institutions. The report, Dimensions and Use of the Scholarly Information Environment: Introduction to a Data Set Assembled by the Digital Library Federation and Outsell, Inc., is available on the Web and will soon be available in print. subject:...

CLIR and DLF Publish “The Digital Library: A Biography”

subject: DLF digital library federation Daniel Greenstein Suzanne Thorin CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: September 17, 2002 Contact: Deanna Marcum 202-939-4758 CLIR and DLF Publish The Digital Library: A Biography Washington, D.C.—Digital libraries, once project based and largely autonomous efforts, are maturing. As individual programs have grown, each has developed its...

CLIR Issues Number 29

Number 29 September/October 2002 Contents Outsell Study Data to be Released in October The Copyright Conundrum by Abby Smith CLIR Accepting Applications for Mellon Dissertation Fellowships Update from the DLF by David Seaman Colombia’s BibloRed Receives Access to Learning Award by Alice Bishop Frye Leadership Institute Slated for June Scholarly Resources Affected by New...