January 19, 2022

Milestones: Center for Research Libraries (CRL) Now Hosting More Than 10 Million Pages of Primary Source Publications, Archives and Other Rare or Unique Materials

From CRL:

2018-09-18_14-18-16CRL now hosts more than ten million pages of primary source publications, archives and other rare or unique materials, digitized from CRL collections and accessible for scholars at member institutions.

The milestone was reached with digitization of the newspaper El Libertador: órgano del Frente Popular Libertador [1944-1945] (CRL member access only).


CRL digitization services provide timely support for research and teaching by making accessible online critical primary resources for scholars at CRL member institutions. Including  resources ingested from partner programs (such as LLMC-Digital and Project CERES), CRL currently hosts more than 28,000 titles on its Digital Delivery Service platform. These resources are discoverable through CRL’s online catalog as well as major web discovery systems. Combined with content hosted by partner institutions, CRL now makes available more than 40 million pages to patrons at CRL institutions.

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About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.