October 22, 2014

The Center for Research Libraries Announces Plans to Purchase 11 Microform and Reprint Collections

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From a CRL Announcement:

The Center for Research Libraries will purchase eleven valuable microform and reprint collections through this year’s Purchase Proposal Program, with a list price value of $181,848. These sets will soon be available through interlibrary loan from CRL.

Many major microform and reprint sets and collections can be too costly for individual institutions, and are not readily available through interlibrary loan. Through the CRL Purchase Proposal Program, libraries nominate microform and hard copy collections for CRL purchase. Participation in this cooperative purchase program is one of the benefits of a CRL membership.

Here are the names of the 11 collections. Details about each one can be found here or in this PDF.

  • Bod-ljon par Tibet Daily (1961–66; 1979; 1982; 1984; 1998; 2002; and 2005–06)
  • British Intelligence on the North-West Frontier 1901-1949: India Office Political and Secret Reports on Tribes and Terrorism. British Library and India Office Collections
  • Foreign Office Files for Post-War Europe, Series Two: The Treaty of Rome and European Integration, 1957-1960
  • Newspapers from Nazi Germany (1929–45)
  • Knickerbocker Press Newspaper
  • Papers of Emma Hart Willard, 1787-1870
  • Papers of the War Refugee Board
  • Qing dai Xinjiang dang an xuan ji (清代新疆档案选辑)
  • The Rafu shimpo microfilm
  • Satirische Zeitschriften (Satirical Periodicals)
  • Sexualerleben und Körperkultur (Sexual Experience and Body Culture: Deutschsprachige Publikationen, 1880-1932.) Suppl. 1 2007
  • Si Fa Gong Bao

See Also: CRL Membership List

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