Press Release

Anne R. Kenney to Join CLIR

CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release May 31, 2000 Contact: Deanna Marcum 202-939-4750 Anne R. Kenney to Join CLIR Washington, D.C.—CLIR President Deanna Marcum announced today that Anne Kenney, codirector of the Cornell Institute for Digital Collections and associate director of the Department of Preservation and Conservation at Cornell University Library, will...

Report Examines Authenticity in the Digital Environment

CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release May 25, 2000 Contact: Abby Smith 202-939-4758 Report Examines Authenticity in the Digital Environment Washington, D.C.—The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) has published Authenticity in a Digital Environment, in which five experts from different domains of the information resources community address the question: What...

CLIR and DLF Initiate Program for Distinguished Fellows

CLIR Press ReleaseNEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release May 24, 2000 Contact: Deanna Marcum 202-939-4750 or Daniel Greenstein 202-939-4762 CLIR and DLF Initiate Program for Distinguished Fellows Washington, D.C.—The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) and the Digital Library Federation (DLF) are pleased to announce a new opportunity for librarians, archivists, information technologists, and...

Council on Library and Information Resources Names 2000 A. R. Zipf Fellow

CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release May 19, 2000 Contact: Deanna Marcum 202-939-4750 Council on Library and Information Resources Names 2000 A. R. Zipf Fellow Washington, D.C.—Deanna Marcum, president of the Council on Library and Information Resources, announced today that the 2000 A. R. Zipf Fellowship in Information Management has been awarded...

Report Explores Use of Knowledge Organization Systems in Digital Libraries

CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release April 18, 2000 Contact: Dan Greenstein 202-939-4762 Report Explores Use of Knowledge Organization Systems in Digital Libraries WASHINGTON, D.C.—A new report from the Digital Library Federation (DLF) examines the use of knowledge organization systems—schemes for organizing information and facilitating knowledge management—in a digital environment. Systems of...

Report Describes Risk-Assessment Model for Managing Cultural Assets

CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release April 7, 2000 Contact: Abby Smith 202-939-4758 Report Describes Risk-Assessment Model for Managing Cultural Assets WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR), in cooperation with the Library of Congress (LC), has published Managing Cultural Assets from a Business Perspective, by Laura Price, of KPMG...

Report Brings Archival Perspective to Problems in Managing Digital Information

For Immediate Release February 17, 2000 Contact: Abby Smith 202-939-4758 WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) has published Enduring Paradigm, New Opportunities: The Value of the Archival Perspective in the Digital Environment, by Anne J. Gilliland-Swetland, assistant professor in UCLA’s Graduate School of Education and Information Studies. The report examines how...

Mellon Awards Funds to CLIR

For Immediate Release January 3, 2000 Contact: Deanna Marcum 202-939-4750 WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded two grants to the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR). The first, for $2.6 million, will support CLIR’s general program work over the next three years. The second, also a three-year grant, for $250,000, will...

CLIR Publishes Building Preservation Knowledge in Brazil

CLIR Publishes Building Preservation Knowledge in Brazil NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release November 29, 1999 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) has published Building Preservation and Knowledge in Brazil, by Ingrid Beck, director of preservation at the National Archives of Brazil. The report describes a highly successful...