Get Involved

There are many paths for universities, colleges, libraries, museums, galleries, nonprofits, or individuals to connect and collaborate with CLIR. We invite you to explore the options listed here and/or contact us with ideas or questions.

Affiliates and Partnerships

Professional Development



  • Digitizing Hidden Special Collections – awards $4 million annually to institutions for digitizing collections of high value for research, teaching, and learning.
  • Recordings at Risk – awards funds for the preservation of rare and unique audio, audiovisual, and other time-based media of high scholarly value through digital reformatting. Apply for a grant.

International Collaboration

Blogs and Podcasts


  • CLIR Issues – CLIR’s newsletter, published six times a year
  • CLIR Reports – Over 170 reports on preservation, digital libraries, the economics of information, trends in information use, international developments, and the changing role of the library.