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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...

Report Examines New Roles for the Research Library

subject: research library roles Wendy Lougee digital library Semantic Web CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: August 22, 2002 Contact: Deanna Marcum 202-939-4750 Report Examines New Roles for the Research Library Washington, D.C.—Research libraries are taking on a range of new roles in the digital age as they become more deeply engaged...

Mellon Dissertation Fellowships Offered by CLIR

subject: Mellon Dissertation Fellowhips Mellon Fellowships Fellowships dissertation research research in humanities in original sourcesCLIR Press ReleaseNEWS RELEASEFor Immediate Release: August 22, 2002Contact: Cynthia Burns 202-939-4750 Mellon Dissertation Fellowships Offered by CLIR WASHINGTON, D.C.— For the second year, the Council on Library and Information Resources is offering fellowships funded by The Andrew W. Mellon...

CLIR Press Release

subject: Access to Learning Award international library award Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Access to Learning Award ATLA 2002 ATLA winner CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACTS: Carol Rava Treat Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation 206.709.3230 Alice Bishop Council on Library and Information Resources 202.939.4763 Catalina Ramirez BibloRed 57-1-3158878 8.20.02 Colombia’s...

Report Highlights International Approaches to Digital Preservation

subject: digital libraries economics of information resources for scholarship digital preservation digital objects preservation research archiving Deanna Marcum Kenneth Thibodeau Margaret Hedstrom Meg Bellinger Laura Campbell Titia van der Werf Colin Webb Donald Waters CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: August 15, 2002 Contact: Deanna Marcum 202-939-4758 Report Highlights International Approaches to...

CLIR Issues Number 28

Number 28 July/August 2002 Contents A Matter of Public Good by Deanna B. Marcum Perspectives on Digital Preservation by Abby Smith David Seaman to Head Digital Library Federation Digital Libraries Seek Interoperability by Jerry George Merging Library and Technology Services in Liberal Arts Colleges: CIOs Meet by Susan Perry Who Says the Library Won’t...

David Seaman to Head Digital Library Federation

Library Federation, effective July 25, 2002. subject: DLF Digital Library Federation director David Seaman CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: June 12, 2002 Contact: Deanna Marcum 202-939-4750 David Seaman to Head Digital Library Federation WASHINGTON, D.C.—David Seaman has been named director of the Digital Library Federation, effective July 25, 2002. Since 1992,...