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CLIR to Serve as Fiscal Host for ILiADS

CLIR has signed an agreement with the Institute for Liberal Arts Digital Scholarship (ILiADS) to serve as its fiscal host. ILiADS is a network of individuals, expertise, and projects that demonstrate the scholarly and pedagogical impact of the digital liberal arts. Launched at Hamilton College in 2015, with initial funding from The Andrew W....

A Message of Support for Black Lives

CLIR strongly condemns the murder of George Floyd, as well as Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, and all Black people who have lost their lives to violence and police brutality motivated by hatred and prejudice. We state unequivocally that the Black lives of our staff, our community, and our nation matter. As an...

Call for Proposals: DLF Forum 2020 and Affiliated Events

Calls for Proposals are now open for the 2020 DLF Forum, Learn@DLF, NDSA’s Digital Preservation 2020, and CLIR’s Digitizing Hidden Collections Symposium. Events will take place from November 8–12 in Baltimore, Maryland. For all events, we welcome submissions from members and nonmembers alike. Students, practitioners, and others from any related field are invited to...

CLIR Issues 131

Number 131  September/October 2019 ISSN 1944-7639 (online version) Contents Three Questions with Don Waters Are We Doing Enough to Manage and Preserve Born-Digital Content? New Releases: Foundations of Discovery; Technologies of Surveillance Group Advocacy Action Plan; #DLFteach Toolkit 1.0 Follow the DLF Forum and Related Events Call for Host Institutions: Postdoctoral Fellowship Program  ...

CLIR Issues 130

Number 130  July/August 2019 ISSN 1944-7639 (online version) Contents CLIR and HBCU Library Alliance Form National Partnership CLIR Appoints Postdoctoral Fellowship Advisory Committee Announcing DLF Forum Fellows Welcome New Staff! Forthcoming Publications Blogroll   CLIR Issues is produced in electronic format only. To receive the newsletter, please sign up at https://www.clir.org/pubs/issues/signup. Content is not...

CLIR Issues 129

Number 129  May/June 2019 ISSN 1944-7639 (online version) Contents CLIR Names 2019 Postdoctoral Fellows Assessing CLIR’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Register Now for DLF 2019 Forum and Affiliated Events Forthcoming: Cataloging Hidden Collections Program Assessment Reminder: Recordings at Risk Application Deadline July 9 Blogroll CLIR Issues is produced in electronic format only. To receive the...

مجلس موارد المكتبات والمعلومات يُعَيِّن مستشارين تنظيميين لمكتبة الشرق الأوسط الرقمية

واشنطن، الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية، — عَيَّن مجلس موارد المكتبات والمعلومات خمسة مستشارين تنظيميين لمكتبة الشرق الأوسط الرقمية هم: الدكتور سيف عبدالله الجابري، مدير مركز المعلومات، مكتبة جامعة السلطان قابوس، سلطنة عُمان الدكتورة نجوى عدره، باحثة أنثروبولوجية في التراث الثقافي اليمني غير المادي الدكتورة ماريت عطا الله، رئيس قسم تطوير المجموعات بمكتبة...

CLIR Issues 122

  Number 122 • March/April 2018 ISSN 1944-7639 (online version) Contents CLIR Awards $509,488 for Recordings at Risk New Grant Supports Next Phase of Digital Library of the Middle East Announcing DLF Forum and NDSA DigiPres Keynote Speakers Sebastian Galbo Receives 2018 Rovelstad Scholarship Forthcoming: The Future of Email Archives Final Call! Proposals for...

Application Deadline Extended: Postdoctoral Fellowships in Data Curation for the Sciences and Social Sciences

There is still time to apply for 2015-2016 CLIR/DLF Postdoctoral Fellowships in Data Curation in the Sciences and Social Sciences! These fellowships offer recent Ph.D. graduates from any social science or science discipline the chance to develop research tools, resources, and services, with an explicit focus on research data curation, while exploring new career...

CLIR Board Elects New Members

Contact: Kathlin Smith, 202-939-4754 Washington, DC, May 8, 2014-The Board of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) elected the following new members at its spring meeting: Dan Cohen, executive director, Digital Public Library of America Darby English, Starr Director of the Research and Academic Program, Clark Art Institute Emilie Gordenker, director of...