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DLF Members Renew Support

subject: DLF Digital Library Federation DLF Steering Committee NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: November 30, 2001 Contact: Daniel Greenstein 202-939-4762 DLF Members Renew Support Washington, D.C.— The Steering Committee of the Digital Library Federation (DLF) voted unanimously to continue supporting the organization for five more years, citing the organization’s “significant positive impact on digital...

Task Force Reports on Saving Historical Evidence

subject: artifact artifact collections original material scholarly research research print collections paper collections audiovisual collections digital collections library collections analog materials surrogates Artifact Task Force Task Force on the Artifact Task Force on the Artifact in Library Collections selection for preservation criteria preservation criteria CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: November 21,...

CLIR Issues Number 24

Number 24 November/December 2001 Contents On Digital Library Standards: From Yours and Mine to Ours by Daniel Greenstein What’s Happening to Archives? A Tale of Three Sessions by Jerry George CLIR to Examine Transformation at Cultural Institutions by Abby Smith Announcements CLIR Receives New Project Grants On Digital Library Standards: From Yours and Mine...

Report Examines Current Approaches to Selection for Digitization

subject: digital collections digitization library collections library digital collections online collections sustaining collections building collections digital reformatting scholarly research CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: October 1, 2001 Contact: Daniel Greenstein 202-939-4762 Report Examines Current Approaches  to Selection for Digitization Washington, D.C.— Libraries’ experiments with digital conversion have yielded a wealth of...

CLIR Issues Number 23

Number 23 September/October 2001 Contents Building a Library Service Network by Daniel Greenstein and Jerry George Course Management Software: The Case for Integrating Libraries by David Cohen Special Collections: A Need for New Strategies by Abby Smith CLIR Partners with LC on National Program for Digital Preservation by Deanna B. Marcum On Becoming Stewards...

Building Digital Assets or Digital Edsels? New Insight for Campus Executives

subject: CLIRinghouse CLIRinghouse Bulletin CLIRinghouse newsletter newsletter campus executives information investment CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release August 27, 2001 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Building Digital Assets or Digital Edsels? New Insight for Campus Executives WASHINGTON, D.C.—University presidents and chief academic officers, faced with potentially expensive decisions about investing in digital technologies...

Report Examines Strategies for Managing the Costs of Commercial Online Materials

subject: commercial online materials library collections online library materials library resources research libraries CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: August 20, 2001 Contact: Daniel Greenstein 202-939-4762 Report Examines Strategies for Managing the Costs of Commercial Online Materials WASHINGTON, D.C.—As libraries spend more on commercial online materials, they must find new ways to...

Report Examines Business Models for Digital Collections

subject: digital collections library collections museum collections museum digital collections library digital collections online collections sustaining collections CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: August 20, 2001 Contact: Abby Smith 202-939-4758 Report Examines Business Models for  Digital Collections WASHINGTON, D.C.—Many museums and libraries are finding that digital technology offers new ways to fulfill...

CLIR Issues Number 22

Number 22 July/August 2001 Contents CLIR Responds to Survey Results by Deanna B. Marcum Problems in Building Digital Collections by Abby Smith The Mellon Fellowship Program for Dissertation Research in Original Sources From the Closet to the Center: Digital Libraries Enter a New Phaseby Jerry George A Collaborative Approach to Collection Storage by Deanna...

CLIR Press Release

subject: subject gateways Internet resource guides Web resource guides Web resources collections of Web resources CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: June 17, 2001 Contact: Daniel Greenstein 202-939-4762 What Does it take to Build and Sustain Collections of “Free” Web Resources? WASHINGTON, D.C.—There is a growing body of material on the Web...

Report Examines Model for Shared Repository

subject: depository libraries depositories repositories Amherst College Library Depository Five College Library Depository offsite storage CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: June 14, 2001 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Report Examines Model for Shared Repository WASHINGTON, D.C.—A new report from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) looks at the economic and...

CLIR Issues Number 21

Number 21 May/June 2001 Contents Symposium Participants See Need for New Digital-Era Partnerships by Jerry George Task Force on the Role of the Artifact Seeks Public Comment on Draft Report by Abby Smith CLIR to Award Dissertation Fellowships for Archival Research CLIR to Develop Web-based Tutorial on Preservation for Southeast Asia by Anne R....