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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...

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...

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,...

First Mellon Dissertation Fellows Selected

graduate schools across the United States. subject: Mellon Dissertation Fellowships Mellon Fellowships Fellowships research in original sources CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: April 11, 2002 Contact: Gerald George 202-939-4757 First Mellon Dissertation Fellows Selected WASHINGTON, D.C.—The first recipients of Mellon Dissertation Fellowships for Research in Original Sources in the Humanities were...