IPLC is recruiting for a BorrowDirect Program Manager! Details below…

Working on behalf of the Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation (IPLC), the BorrowDirect Program Manager is an experienced information professional who leads, guides, supports, and administers the BorrowDirect resource sharing program. BorrowDirect, IPLC’s flagship program, enables faculty, students, and researchers at participating libraries to discover, request, and rapidly receive materials from 13 of the world’s premier… Read more »

IPLC Launches the Video Appeals to the President of Russia Web Archive

The Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation is pleased to announce the launch of the Video Appeals to the President of Russia web archive, preserving online videos created as direct appeals to Vladimir Putin by various groups and individuals in the Russian Federation and a number of other countries. The videos contain requests for the president’s direct… Read more »

IPLC Launches the Cuban 27N Movement Web Archive

The Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation is pleased to announce the launch of the Cuban 27N Movement Web Archive. The Cuban 27N Movement Web Archive preserves and provides access to a broad range of websites related to the Cuban 27N Movement initiated in November 2020 by protesters in Havana, Cuba, demanding freedom of expression and other… Read more »

IPLC Launches the Global Social Responses to COVID-19 Web Archive

The Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation is pleased to announce the launch of the Global Social Responses to COVID-19 Web Archive. The Archive is an initiative developed by librarians throughout the Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation, in partnership with librarians at Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, the Library of Congress, the New York Public Library, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, the University… Read more »

IPLC Launches the South Asian Gender and Sexuality Web Archive

The Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation is pleased to announce the launch of the South Asian Gender and Sexuality Web Archive. Amplifying the voices of those fighting against long histories of patriarchal dominance, the South Asian Gender and Sexuality Web Archive documents and preserves the work of activists, grassroots organizations, and social justice movements committed to… Read more »

IPLC Launches the Student and Youth Environmental Activism Web Archive

The Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation is pleased to announce the launch of the Student and Youth Environmental Activism Web Archive. The Student and Youth Environmental Activism Web Archive — an initiative developed by Kris Kasianovitz (Stanford University), James Kessenides (Yale University), and Joshua Lupkin (Harvard University), under the auspices of the Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation… Read more »

Appointment of Ginny Boyer to the post of Director of Discovery & Resource Sharing Initiatives

The Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation (IPLC) is pleased to announce that Ginny Boyer will join IPLC on November 2, 2020 as the Director of Discovery & Resource Sharing Initiatives. Ginny currently works as the Managing Director of the Open Library Foundation and the Managing Director for the Open Library Environment (OLE).  In both capacities, Ginny served as… Read more »

IPLC Launches the Belarusian Politics and Society Web Archive

The Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation is pleased to announce the launch of the Belarusian Politics and Society Web Archive. Developed by librarians at Harvard and Stanford Universities, and the University of Chicago — under the auspices of the Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation — the Belarusian Politics and Society Web Archive exists to preserve material related… Read more »

IPLC Launches the Collective Architecture and Design Response to Covid-19 Web Archive

The Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation is pleased to announce the launch of the Collective Architecture and Design Response to Covid-19 Web Archive. Developed by Ann Whiteside and Sara Rogers (Harvard University), Patricia Guardiola (University of Pennsylvania), and Kathy Winsor Bohlman and Jessica Quagliaroli (Yale University) — under the auspices of the Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation… Read more »

IPLC Launches the Greater China Archival Resources Web Archive

The Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation is pleased to announce the launch of the Greater China Archival Resources Web Archive. One of the hurdles researchers of modern and contemporary China face in their studies is knowing about, and having access to, archival collections held at Chinese archives. The Greater China Archival Resources Web Archive collects websites… Read more »