Just Launched: Eastern Europe and Former Soviet Union Web Archive

Columbia University Libraries is pleased to announce the launch of the Eastern Europe and Former Soviet Union Web Archive, comprised of captured website content from Eastern Europe and the territories of the Former Soviet Union. In recent years, this area of the world has produced a significant volume of websites likely to be of value […]

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Just Launched: Brazilian Presidential Transition (2018) Web Archive

The Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation is pleased to announce the launch of the Brazilian Presidential Transition (2018) Web Archive. Built by the Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation, member libraries of the Latin America Libraries of the Northeast Group, and with significant contributions from members of the Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials, the […]

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Just Launched: Latin American and Caribbean Contemporary Art Web Archive

The Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation is pleased to announce the launch of the Latin American and Caribbean Contemporary Art Web Archive. Spearheaded by the Confederation’s Art & Architecture Librarians Group, the collection aims to preserve the personal and official websites belonging to notable contemporary Latin American and Caribbean artists in order to assure the continuing […]

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Columbia Libraries Launches Website for the Language and Culture Atlas of Ashkenazic Jewry (LCAAJ)

Columbia Libraries is very pleased to announce the launch of the website for the digitized data of the Language and Culture Atlas of Ashkenazic Jewry. An accompanying guide to the use of the digitized materials with many supplementary materials is also available. The LCAAJ archive is an extraordinary resource for research in Yiddish studies that […]

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New Additions to the Collection, May 22, 2017

The following titles were recently added or updated. CU Numeric Data Catalog Holdings New United States Presidential Election Results 1964 United States Presidential Election Results 1968 United States Presidential Election Results 1972 United States Presidential Election Results 1976 United States Presidential Election Results 1980 United States Presidential Election Results 1984 United States Presidential Election Results […]

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New Additions to the Collection, May 15, 2017

The following titles were recently added or updated. CU Numeric Data Catalog Holdings New United States Presidential State-Level, All-Time Vote Data, 1824-2012 Recently updated United States Congressional Election Results, 2008-forward (new versions for 2008, 2012, 2014 House; 2012, 2014 Senate) United States Election Results – Governor, 1996 – forward (new versions for 2008, 2012, 2014) United States […]

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NHGIS Releases Standardized Tables for 2000 & 2010 Census

Comparing Census data from one decade the next can be difficult since boundaries  and variables can change. Trying to figure out those differences can be time consuming and sometimes frustrating. To help make this easier, NHGIS recently released 65 time series tables standardizing 2000 & 2010 100% count variables to the 2010 Census boundaries for ten […]

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New Columbia Digital Library Collections Website (Beta)

Columbia University Libraries / Information Systems is pleased to announce the beta launch of our new Digital Library Collections website. The new site combines into one platform the digital content and metadata from many of our digital special collections projects and online exhibitions. Until now, all of our digital projects’ content has been managed within […]

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Access The Libraries From Your Mobile Device!

There is now an even better, easier way to access all of the online features and resources Columbia University Libraries have to offer online! The new mobile site can be found at http://m.library.columbia.edu.  Bookmark the page on your phone to quickly reach: CLIO News & Events Library Hours Facebook & Twitter Ask A Librarian And […]

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Celebrate Black History Month

February is Black History Month and what better way to acknowledge African-American history than through scholarly research? The Libraries' are fortunate enough to house rare archives of many African-American men and women that made a difference in the course of history.  One such online exhibit,"The Unwritten History," features digital reproductions of more than sixty individual pages […]

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