Press Release

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...

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,...

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...

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....

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,...

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:...

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...