CLIR

Report Examines Business Models for Digital Collections

subject: digital collections library collections museum collections museum digital collections library digital collections online collections sustaining collections CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: August 20, 2001 Contact: Abby Smith 202-939-4758 Report Examines Business Models for  Digital Collections WASHINGTON, D.C.—Many museums and libraries are finding that digital technology offers new ways to fulfill...

CLIR Issues Number 22

Number 22 July/August 2001 Contents CLIR Responds to Survey Results by Deanna B. Marcum Problems in Building Digital Collections by Abby Smith The Mellon Fellowship Program for Dissertation Research in Original Sources From the Closet to the Center: Digital Libraries Enter a New Phaseby Jerry George A Collaborative Approach to Collection Storage by Deanna...

CLIR Press Release

subject: subject gateways Internet resource guides Web resource guides Web resources collections of Web resources CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: June 17, 2001 Contact: Daniel Greenstein 202-939-4762 What Does it take to Build and Sustain Collections of “Free” Web Resources? WASHINGTON, D.C.—There is a growing body of material on the Web...

Report Examines Model for Shared Repository

subject: depository libraries depositories repositories Amherst College Library Depository Five College Library Depository offsite storage CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: June 14, 2001 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 Report Examines Model for Shared Repository WASHINGTON, D.C.—A new report from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) looks at the economic and...

CLIR Issues Number 21

Number 21 May/June 2001 Contents Symposium Participants See Need for New Digital-Era Partnerships by Jerry George Task Force on the Role of the Artifact Seeks Public Comment on Draft Report by Abby Smith CLIR to Award Dissertation Fellowships for Archival Research CLIR to Develop Web-based Tutorial on Preservation for Southeast Asia by Anne R....

Report Highlights Crisis in Recorded Sound Collections

subject: collections folklore recordings audio video film preservation access rights management CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: May 3, 2001 Contact: Abby Smith 202-939-4758 Report Highlights Crisis in Recorded Sound Collections WASHINGTON D.C.—Large portions of unpublished sound recordings from the twentieth century may be lost to future use if immediate steps are...

CLIR to Develop Web-Based Tutorials on Preservation for Southeast Asia

CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: April 18, 2001 Contact: Anne R. Kenney 607-255-6875 CLIR to Develop Web-Based Tutorials on Preservation for Southeast Asia WASHINGTON D.C.—The Henry Luce Foundation has awarded a grant to CLIR to develop Web-based tutorials on preservation and conservation for use in Southeast Asia. The tutorials will enable...

CLIR Issues Number 20

Number 20 March/April 2001 Contents Scholars as Partners in Digital Preservation by Deanna B. Marcum Toward User-Centered Digital Image Libraries by Max Marmor, CLIR/DLF Distinguished Fellow European Libraries Create Framework for Networked Deposit Library by Anne R. Kenney Mellon Funds E-Journal Archives Projects CLIR Receives Grant to Develop Communications for Academic Executives CLIR Forms...

Mellon Foundation Funds New CLIR Dissertation Fellowships

For Immediate Release: April 4, 2001 Contact: Deanna Marcum 202-939-4750 Mellon Foundation Funds New CLIR Dissertation Fellowships WASHINGTON D.C.—In 2002, dissertation fellowships for archival research in the humanities will become available from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) with funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. A grant just awarded by the...

CLIR Issues Number 19

Number 19 January/February 2001 Contents CLIR Sponsors’ Symposium to Focus on Evolution of Library Partnershipsby Deanna B. Marcum Paying Our Wayby Abby Smith Transitions: The CLIR Boardby Deanna Marcum Examining the State of Preservation Programs in American College and Research Librariesby Anne R. Kenney The Registry’s Returnby Daniel Greenstein CLIR Sponsors’ Symposium to Focus...

CLIR Publishes Survey of Preservation Science Research

CLIR Press Release NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: December 21, 2000 Contact: Kathlin Smith 202-939-4754 CLIR Publishes Survey of Preservation Science Research WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) has published Preservation Science Survey: An Overview of Recent Developments in Research on the Conservation of Selected Analog Library and Archival Materials in...