Research Library Grants

From 1993 through June 2016

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2016

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Academy in Rome, New York, NY
Preservation, cataloging and stabilization of material in the Photographic Archive
$17,000
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY
BAM Hamm Archives in 2016
$15,000
Buffalo State University, Buffalo, NY
Graduate student fellowships in the rare book, library and archives conservation program
$10,000
Center for Research Libraries, Chicago, IL
Honoraria, rental costs, and printing for a two-day forum and workshop: "@Risk: Stewardship, Due Diligence and the Future of Print" in April 2016
$9,000
Drew University, Madison, NJ
Exhibition, First Folio! The Book That Gave Us Shakespeare, in October 2016
$22,000
Duke University, Durham, NC
Carlyle Letters Online
$12,000
Huntington Library, San Marino, CA
Exhibition, Gardens, Art and Commerce in Chinese Woodblock Prints
$20,000
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA
Exhibition, Beyond Words: The Italian Renaissance Book
$20,000
ITHAKA, New York, NY
Project on the history of book digitization in the United States
$10,000
La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club, New York, NY
Expanding access to La MaMa's Core "Pushcart" Collection
$8,000
Museum of the City of New York, New York, NY
Processing, arranging, rehousing and cataloging of the Pamphlet Collection
$10,000
New York Philharmonic, New York, NY
Transcription of and public access to 15 of the nineteenth-century minutes books, dating from 1850-1908
$15,300
New York Society Library, New York, NY
Records Management Policy Project
$11,000
Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York, NY
Organization and cataloguing of the Hannelore B. and Rudolph B. Schulhof Collection of Art Books in the Peggy Guggenheim Collection
$15,000
The John Carter Brown Library, Providence, RI
Fellowships for junior and senior scholars who will be working on publications related to upcoming Library exhibitions
$18,000
Theatre Library Association, New York, NY
Symposium, Fringe Festivals: Live Theatre on the Edge, in October 2016 at the Judson Memorial Church
$10,000
Trisha Brown Dance Company, New York, NY
Search for a public institution to house the Trisha Brown Archive
$14,400
Ugly Duckling Presse, Brooklyn, NY
UDP Apprenticeship Program
$3,600
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Two-day symposium, The Materiality of Scientific Knowledge
$10,000
University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
One-year cataloging project to create online finding aids and improve preservation housing for three priority Performing Arts archives
$20,000
Wells College, Aurora, NY
2016 Wells Book Arts Summer Institute
$3,000

2015

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, MA
Digital Antiquarian workshop and conference
$8,000
American Film Institute, Los Angeles, CA
Preserving nearly 50 years of interviews and oral histories amassed in the AFI Audio and Video Archive
$10,000
American Library Association, Chicago, IL
18-20 scholarships for the 2015 Rare Books and Manuscripts Section conference
$6,000
American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY
Identification and digitization of 3,200 of the Historic Exhibition Hall Photographic Image Digitization project
$17,500
American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY
Integrating the inventory of finding aids into ArchivesSpace
$20,000
American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, PA
Recataloging the Franklin papers to make them more accessible
$16,000
American Printing History Association, New York, NY
Support for a plenary speaker at the 2015 APHA Conference
$1,000
American Research Institute in Turkey, Philadelphia, PA
Sending an archivist expert to review, process and develop finding aids for The American Board archive
$13,850
American University of Beirut, New York, NY
Digital archive featuring oral testimonies of first-generation Palestinian refugees in Lebanon
$15,000
Americans for Oxford, New York, NY
John Stuart Mill Marginalia Online project within Sommerville College
$10,000
Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME
Increasing the accessibility of journals and correspondence from the Crocker Land Expedition (1913-1917)
$10,000
Cambridge in America, New York, NY
Completing the cataloguing of the remaining 1400 sixteenth-century printed books in the Old Library Trinity Hall
$20,000
Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
Cataloguing and digitizing of the Center’s institutional archive
$9,500
Chicago Collections Consortium, Chicago, IL
Inaugural exhibit
$20,000
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, PA
Preservation services activities in 2015-2016
$10,000
Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Preservation of recorded performances from the Eastman Audio Archive
$14,000
Erie Canal Museum, Syracuse, NY
Digitization and cataloging of historic photographic glass and film negatives
$17,000
Folger Shakespeare Library, Trustees of Amherst College, Washington, DC
Exhibition, Shakespeare - Life of an Icon, and its companion online exhibition, Shakespeare Documented
$18,000
Franklin Furnace Archive, Brooklyn, NY
Preservation of VHS tape performance art video collection
$15,000
Frick Collection, New York, NY
Development of the Visual Digitization Wizard in the Frick Art Reference Library
$7,000
Friends of King's College London Association, Ossining, NY
Collection analysis and digitization of the archives of King George III
$16,000
Hill Museum and Manuscript Library, Collegeville, MN
Conservation of the Captain Olof Frederick Gollcher Digital Archives
$8,200
Ice Dance International, Kittery, ME
Hiring a consultant to help establish policy and procedures for the IDI archives
$3,500
Independence Community College Foundation, Independence, KS
General preservation assessment of the William Inge Collection
$7,950
Keats-Shelley Association of America, New York, NY
A one-day bicentennial symposium at the New York Public Library in May 2016
$5,000
Library of America, New York, NY
The conversion of ten titles to digital format for printing
$15,000
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
A humanities research project on "letterlocking," Unlocking History
$15,000
Mennonite Heritage Center, Harleysville, PA
Exhibition, "Calligraphy and Bookbinding: Twentieth Century Artists, Fritz and Trudi Eberhardt"
$3,000
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Hiring two part-time cataloguers to process and rehouse recently-acquired Latin American materials and artists' books
$18,000
Mystic Seaport Museum, Mystic, CT
Converting the existing card catalog records to an online catalog making the collection of historic maps and nautical charts more accessible
$17,000
New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY
Humanities Institute Junior Fellowship Program
$6,000
New York State Archives Partnership Trust, Albany, NY
The "New York Archives" magazine
$20,000
New York State Historical Association, Cooperstown, NY
The identification and cataloging of Special Collection materials related to Otsego Lake
$17,000
New York University, New York, NY
Hiring of a graduate student archivist to survey and make accessible the Smith printed ephemera materials
$17,000
North Canton Heritage Society, North Canton, OH
Preservation, digitization and sharing of online materials concerning the town's name change during World War I
$2,250
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Conservation and digitization of historic materials from the collection of Julien Levy
$15,000
Rare Book School, Charlottesville, VA
Small symposium of invited experts in May 2015
$9,250
Roundabout Theatre Company, New York, NY
Continuing to make the Archives more accessible
$20,000
Shaker Museum and Library, New Lebanon, NY
Converting the Mount Lebanon Shaker manuscript collection from microfilm to digital format
$15,000
Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing, Amherst, MA
Attendance of 6-8 scholars at the pre-conference workshop entitled Broadening the Reach of Book History Around the Globe
$10,000
Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
Design and pilot phase of a Faculty Fellows program in the Special Collections Research Center
$18,000
The Morgan Library & Museum, New York, NY
Exhibition on Emily Dickenson
$10,000
The New-York Historical Society, New York, NY
The online cataloging of the American Historical Manuscript Collection
$19,000
University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
PhiloBiblon: Planning for the Future of a Union Catalog of the Primary Sources for the Study of the Literature and Culture of Medieval and Early Modern Iberia
$5,000
University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Creating transcriptions of manuscript content in ten recently digitized annotated books
$18,540
University of Wisconsin Foundation, Madison, WI
Editorial preparation of The History of Cartography Volumes Four and Five
$18,097
Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK
Cataloguing and digitizing a collection of c. 700 original designs from the D'Oyly Carte Archive
$9,500

2014

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, MA
Development of the Database of the Early American Book Trades
$15,000
American Foundation for the Blind, New York, NY
Digitizing over 80,000 items in the Helen Keller Archival Collection
$18,000
American Library Association, Chicago, IL
18-20 scholarships to the 2014 Association of College & Research Libraries Rare Books and Manuscripts Section conference
$5,000
American Trust for the British Library, New York, NY
Creation of metadata to catalog the materials in the polar exploration project
$11,000
Boise State University, Department of English, Boise, ID
Melville's Marginalia Online
$12,000
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY
BAM archives
$15,000
Brooklyn Historical Society, Brooklyn, NY
Process and make accessible oral history tapes for the Crossing Borders, Bridging Generations project.
$10,000
Cambridge in America, New York, NY
Improvement of the Virtual Shackleton website
$15,000
Connecticut College, New London, CT
Preservation of a collection of rare music in the Greer Music Library
$14,000
Duke University, Durham, NC
Carlyle Letters Online
$12,000
Free Library of Philadelphia Foundation, Philadelphia, PA
Exhibition Framing Fraktur
$10,000
Grolier Club of the City of New York, New York, NY
Exhibition One Hundred Books Famous in Children's Literature
$15,000
Hamilton College, Clinton, NY
Collaborative research project with the Oneida Community Mansion House to inventory the Oneida Community book collection
$10,000
International Foundation for Art Research, New York, NY
Catalogue Raisonné Database
$15,000
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Becket, MA
Final planning phase of the Blake's Barn expansion
$12,000
John Carter Brown Library, Providence, RI
Upcoming symposium on The Book in the Americas
$10,000
La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club, New York NY
Matching the award from the Council on Library and Information Resources for the project to catalog and describe La MaMa's archival materials from 1962-1985
$16,000
Library Company of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Accessioning and cataloging of recently acquired collections of American publishers bindings
$10,000
Maine State Museum, Augusta, ME
Making the John Martin Journals available for public access
$5,625
Massachusetts Center for the Book, Boston, MA
Scholarships for 6 early-career scholars from abroad to participate in a day-long preconference on The International and the Local in Book History and Print Culture in collaboration with the 2014 SHARP conference on Religions of the Book, Antwerp, Belgium
$8,000
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
Development of a website that will make the 17th and 18th Century Comédie-Française Registers records available for scholarly use
$10,000
McGill University, Montreal, CANADA
Attendance of five doctoral students at the annual conference of the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing (SHARP) in Montreal, Canada, in July 2015
$7,000
Museum of Chinese in America, New York, NY
Processing of the Chinese Musical and Theatrical Association archive collection
$6,000
Museum of the City of New York, New York, NY
Process, arrange, describe, and rehouse a body of papers identified in Mimi Bowling's report
$10,000
New York Philharmonic, New York, NY
Increasing awareness of the Digital Archives by exhibiting at two conferences
$12,700
New York Public Library, New York, NY
Frank Sinatra: An American Legend exhibition at the Library for the Performing Arts
$12,000
New York Society Library, New York, NY
Support for the salary of a project archivist
$20,000
New York State Archives Partnership Trust, Albany, NY
Publication support for New York Archives magazine
$9,000
New York University, New York, NY
Enabling Fales Library to hire a graduate student archivist to survey and make accessible the Lindseth materials
$12,000
Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK
Translation and editing costs related to The African Correspondence of Banks
$9,500
Pierpont Morgan Library, New York, NY
Exhibition of the books of Henri Matisse
$20,000
Poets House, New York, NY
One-day public program
$10,000
Rare Book School, Charlottesville, VA
Scholarship initiative for returning students
$6,075
Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
Two months' salary for a Visiting Project Archivist to process, arrange, and describe the Benguiat Archive
$7,000
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Cleveland, OH
Expansion of the Visiting Scholars Program
$12,000
Rosenbach Museum & Library, Philadelphia, PA
Exhibition Everything is Going Brilliantly: Oscar Wilde and Philadelphia
$4,000
Roundabout Theatre Company, New York, NY
Description and arrangement of Roundabout's production files from the pre-Broadway years (1965 to 1990) and the first years on Broadway (1991 to 1999)
$17,000
Smith College, Northampton, MA
Internships, and travel to academic conferences for students in the Book Studies Concentration
$15,063
Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
Extension of the Belfer Audio Archive assistant's hours
$10,400
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
Support for making the Philadelphia Dance Collection available
$8,909
The Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences (Brooklyn Museum), Brooklyn, NY
Make accessible research materials related to the 1979 exhibition American Renaissance, 1896-1917
$12,000
The George Washington University, Washington, DC
Preparing a corpus electronic edition of 390 sound and moving-image recordings documenting Eleanor Roosevelt's career as a broadcast journalist
$13,000
The Municipal Art Society of New York, New York, NY
Development of the MAS archive
$10,000
The New-York Historical Society, New York, NY
Digitization of the New-York Historical Society Quarterly from 1917-1980
$14,000
The University of Dayton, Dayton, OH
Stuart Rose rare book exhibit
$10,000
Ugly Duckling Presse, Brooklyn, NY
UDP apprentice program
$5,400
University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Rehousing of the More House collection
$12,000
University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA
Special collections cataloger to process the Cyril Humphris Collection
$15,000
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Supporting an archivist to catalog the Henry Burbeck collection
$11,000
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Symposium, Creating Children's Books: Collaboration and Change
$6,000
University of South Florida Foundation, Tampa, FL
Processing of the Dion Boucicault Theatre Collection
$11,030

2013

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, MA
Project to catalog and digitize Maps from the Early Republic of the American Antiquarian Society, 1801-1815
$15,000
American Friends of the J. B. Harley Research Fellowship, Freeport, ME
Fellowships in cartographic history to be disbursed over two years, 2014-2016
$12,000
American Numismatic Society, New York, NY
Support of an additional staff member to assist in the cataloging and digitizing process
$7,500
American Printing History Association, New York, NY
Annual fellowship award for the study of printing history
$2,000
Blackpast.org, Seattle, WA
General operating support to develop a virtual research tool
$5,000
Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
Preservation and digitization of a receipt book from an 18th-century Venetian Jewish community
$8,136
Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
cataloguing of the Center's reference library
$11,000
Center for Jewish History, New York, NY
Creation of two new working groups to develop collaborative approaches to archive and library services in the digital humanities
$10,000
Columbia University, New York, NY
Completing the arrangement and description of the Amiri Baraka Papers
$10,000
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, PA
Preservation services activities in 2013-2014
$10,000
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Planning meeting for a cooperative effort to catalog and make available scholarly resources written in non-Western languages
$14,000
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Digitizing Christian periodicals from Africa
$10,000
Eugene O'Neill Theater Center, Waterford, CT
2014 exhibition at the New York Public library on the historical impact of the Eugene O’Neill Theater
$5,000
Franklin Furnace Archive, Brooklyn, NY
Isolating, renaming, reviewing, backing up and consolidating all of the digital moving image files
$12,000
Grolier Club of the City of New York, New York, NY
Exhibition catalogue and the events for The Dean of American Printers: Theodore Low De Vinne and the Art Preservative of All Arts
$7,500
International Foundation for Art Research, New York, NY
processing and cataloging titles for the Catalogue Raisonné Database
$20,000
International Print Center, New York, NY
Publications, in paper and web form, to accompany the exhibition Daily Editions
$5,000
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Becket, MA
Initial planning stage of the Archives Advancement Initiative
$15,000
Keats-Shelley Association of America, New York, NY
Symposium Romantic Manuscripts in a Digital World
$4,000
Maine Maritime Museum, Bath, ME
Processing the Sewall Family papers and completing the Merchant Mariners Muster database
$17,000
Marian University, Indianapolis, IN
Conference Preserving the Legacy of Women Religious
$15,000
Museum of the City of New York, New York, NY
Processing the institutional archive consisting of documents on historic exhibitions
$10,000
New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY
Conservation of the The Renaissance Herbal exhibition
$6,000
New York Public Library, New York, NY
Exhibition 100 Years of Flamenco in New York, 1913-2013
$12,000
New York Public Library, New York, NY
the exhibition Ladies and Gentlemen... The Beatles!
$15,000
New York Society Library, New York, NY
Continued support for transcription, analysis and cataloging of the Second Charging Ledger (1799-1805)
$17,000
New York State Historical Association, Cooperstown, NY
Processing the New York State agricultural records and the Fish Family Papers
$13,000
New York University, New York, NY
ArchivesSpace project
$12,500
New York University, New York, NY
Ancient World Online accessibility project to make digital resources available through standard access tools
$25,000
Oregon Historical Society, Portland, OR
Cataloging and preserving the photograph archive of Oregon's largest African-American newspaper The Skanner
$25,000
Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA
Exhibition Binding Desire: Unfolding Artists' Books
$3,000
Paul Taylor Dance Company New York NY
Preservation of dance videos
$9,000
Pilgrim Trust, London, UK
Trust's National Cataloguing Scheme for Archives in the UK
$10,000
Rare Book School, Charlottesville, VA
Scholarships for special collections librarians
$15,000
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Cleveland, OH
Visiting scholars program to conduct research in the archives
$10,000
The Library of Congress, Washington, DC
Speaker travel and honoraria for the symposium Authenticity
$10,000
The State University of New Jersey Rutgers, Newark, Newark, NJ
Surveying in New York City and Pennsylvania in 2014 for the Newark Archives Project
$8,000
Theatre Library Association, New York, NY
Symposium Capturing Performance: Mind, Body, Artifact
$5,000
University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Support of scholarships for two new courses in 2013
$9,950
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Toward general support of the En Guerre: French Illustrators and World War I collaborative exhibition
$5,000
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Scholarships for graduate students and scholars to attend the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing (SHARP) conference
$10,000
University of Wisconsin Foundation, Madison, WI
General support for the History of Cartography Project
$18,060

2012

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Ireland Fund, Boston, MA
Archbishop Marsh's Library, Muriel McCarthy Visiting Research Fellowship fund
$2,000
American Trust for the British Library, New York, NY
Internship position to support the online Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts
$12,814
Americans for Oxford, New York, NY
Creating an online searchable finding aid for the Mary Somerville papers
$15,000
Amherst College, Washington, DC
Folger Shakespeare Library conference titled, Early Modern Cities in Comparative Perspective
$8,800
Athenaeum of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Creation of the catalog and the exhibition of the Albert Morton Turner collections
$15,000
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY
BAM Archives
$12,000
Brooklyn Historical Society, Brooklyn, NY
Cataloging the Bergen maps
$13,000
Catholic University of America, Washington, DC
Cataloging and preserving the Oliveira Lima Library
$10,000
Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
Cataloging of the Center's reference library
$15,000
Center for Jewish History, New York, NY
Creating access to photograph and sound collections
$14,000
Columbia University, New York, NY
Technical development by CUIT and metadata tagging for J-DISC; jazz archive
$14,000
Dance Notation Bureau, New York, NY
Notation of three dances, Martha Graham's "Heretic," Paul Taylor's "Company B," and Charles Weidman's "Opening Dance"
$12,500
Duke University, Durham, NC
Linking Carlyle Letters Online to the online edition of the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
$12,000
Franklin Furnace Archive, Brooklyn, NY
Cataloguing of videotapes documenting performance art events from 1986-1996
$3,000
Grolier Club of the City of New York, New York, NY
an exhibition of the careers and accomplishments of women in science titled Extraordinary Women in Science & Medicine: Four Centuries of Achievement
$10,000
Hiram College, Hiram, OH
Describing and cataloging of the James A. Garfield collection and preparing the associated metadata
$10,000
Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary, Jordanville, NY
Cataloging and making accessible a collection of the Russian Nobility Association
$6,000
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Becket, MA
Making the Pillow's original photographs accessible through digitization
$14,000
Library Company of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Cataloging the McNeil Americana Collection
$12,000
Linda Hall Library Trust, Kansas City, MO
Resident fellowships at the Library during the 2013-2014 academic year
$10,000
Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston, MA
Processing the papers of Robert G. Valentine (1872-1916)
$13,160
National Library of Scotland, New York, NY
John Murray Archives Project, for processing the collection and making it accessible to users
$13,000
New York Public Library, New York, NY
Library for the Performing Arts' dance documentation program
$16,750
New York State Archives Partnership Trust, Albany, NY
Publication support for the New York Archives' magazine
$15,000
Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH
Cataloging the Neumann Jazz Collection
$12,600
Poets House, New York, NY
Integrating the multimedia archive and book catalog into the new website
$5,000
Rare Book School, Charlottesville, VA
SHARP-RBS scholarship program
$15,000
Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Digitization, mark-up and web presentation of the Bassi-Veratti Archive at the Biblioteca dell'Archiginnasio in Bologna (Italy)
$12,000
The State University of New Jersey Rutgers, Newark, Newark, NJ
Newark Archives Project to develop a primary source searchable database about Newark
$10,000
University of Arizona Foundation, Tucson, AZ
Digitizing audio recordings from 1967-1997 housed in the Poetry Center Library
$3,000
University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
Cataloging and entry of metadata for Isabella d'Este's first copybook in the Gonzaga Archive
$6,000
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Making the David W. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography available online
$5,000
University of Wisconsin Foundation, Madison, WI
History of Cartography Project's editorial staff for 24 months
$15,000
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI
Describing, processing, and making accessible the American Geographical Society Library archives
$12,000
Wells College, Aurora, NY
Victor Hammer Fellowship for the 2012-2013 academic year
$10,000

2011

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, MA
TheAmerica Looks at the World and the World Looks at America: Non-US Maps at the American Antiquarian Society project
$9,000
American Printing History Association, Inc., New York, NY
Support for APHA's 36th annual conference participants with fees and travel stipends for graduate students and independent scholars making presentations
$2,000
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Inc., Brooklyn, NY
Support of archival work prepatory to the 20th anniversary of BAM's Next Wave series
$12,000
California, University of, at Berkeley. Bancroft Library, Berkeley, CA
Access Project for the Bancroft Library's Book Artifacts Collection on the history of written communication
$15,000
Cambridge in America, Churchill College, University of Cambridge, New York, NY
The exhibition Churchill: The Power of Words at the Morgan Library
$12,000
Center for Jewish History, New York, NY
The conference, From Acces to Integration: Digital Technologies and the Study of Jewish History
$9,000
Columbia University Library, New York, NY
Support the processing and preservation of the Amiri Baraka Papers at Columbia
$12,000
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, PA
Operating support for the Center in 2011-12
$10,000
Dance Heritage Coalition, Washington, DC
Three Archival Fellowships relating to dance
$9,000
Foundation for the National Archives, Washington, DC
Planning grant for an initial national forum for archivists, librarians and museum professionals
$14,000
La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club, New York, NY
Planning and assessment for preservation of the La MaMa Archive
$15,000
Library of America, Inc., New York, NY
Support for the Core Collection Initiative to donate seven titles to 17 branches of Queens Library
$12,000
Maryland, University of, Maryland Institute of Technology in the Humanities, College Park, MD
For the Institute's project to encode the 'Shelley-Godwin Archive'
$15,000
Municipal Art Society of New York, New York, NY
Support for an archival consultant and to resolve strategic issues concerning the Municipal Art Society archive
$14,000
Museum of Modern Art, Library, New York, NY
Processing the Victor D'Amico Papers collection and making the collection publically available from the MoMA Library
$15,000
National Academy Museum & School of Fine Arts, New York, NY
Preserve and make accessible the Academy's archival collection
$5,000
New York Society Library, New York, NY
Support for transcription, analysis and cataloging of the Second Charging Ledger (1799-1805)
$15,000
Newberry Library, Chicago, IL
Phase I of Library implementation of the Archivists' Toolkit
$11,445
Nottingham Trent University, Joseph Banks Project. Nottingham, UK
The project to edit and publish the personal papers of Sir Joseph Banks
$10,000
Oregon Historical Society, Portland, OR
Conversion of the Library's photograph catalog (1850-1980) to electronic records
$15,000
Oxford, University of. Ashmolean Museum, paid to: Americans for Oxford, Inc., New York, NY
Digital Knossos project for the Ashmolean Museum
$12,000
Oxford, University of. History Faculty Library. paid to: Americans for Oxford, Inc., New York, NY
Support for an Oxford conference on How Secularization of Religious Houses Transformed the Libraries of Europe, 16-19th Centuries, March 22-24, 2012
$5,000
Paul Taylor Dance Company, New York, NY
A matching grant for the NHPRC-funded project for processing the Paul Taylor Dance Company archives
$12,000
Pennsylvania, University Library. Philadelphia, PA
Support for two conferences, one on the Hypnerotomachia Poliphili and another on "Scholars and Librarians," March 2012
$10,000
Pilgrim Trust, London, UK
Contribution towards the Trust's national project for archival work in the UK
$12,000
Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT
To archive, digitize, and catalogue the University's Albert Schweitzer Collection
$13,410
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ
To process and describe the James A. Symington Collection of letters and manuscripts by women writers
$10,000
Society of American Archivists, Washington, DC
Support a working meeting of the Society for the revision of standards of 'Encoded Archival Description'
$10,000
Stirling, The University of. School of Arts & Humanities, Scotland, UK
Photograph and transcribe two volumes of circulation ledgers from the 18th-Century Innerpeffray Library
$5,000
Syracuse University. University Archives, Syracuse, NY
Toward support of the University Archive Project to arrange, describe and preserve its Genesee College and Genesee Wesleyan Seminary Collections
$10,000
Tate Gallery, London. Paid to: American Patrons of the Tate Gallery, London, UK
Cataloguing of the Tate's Duncan Grant Archive
$10,000
Toronto, University of. University of Toronto Libraries. Toronto, Canada
To digitize a collection of 800 photographs of the Yukon, 1898-1905
$13,000
Ugly Duckling Presse, Brooklyn, NY
General operating support for this small private press in Williamsburg (Brooklyn)
$4,500

2010

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Library Association, Chicago, IL.
To make volumes 1-12 of Rare Books & Manuscripts Librarianship available online through the HighWire Press
$3,000
Brooklyn Historical Society, Brooklyn, NY
Process and catalogue the Othmer Library "hidden" archives and photographic collections
$10,000
Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Process and make accessible research materials about Brooklyn Museum exhibitions
$14,000
California University of, at Los Angeles (UCLA), California Rare Book School, Department of Information Studies, Los Angeles, CA
Support for ten summer scholarships at CALRBS
$10,000
Cambridge in America, for Department of Classics, Cambridge University, New York, NY
Support for descriptions and coding of terms used in the Greek Lexicon Project
$15,000
Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
A second grant for the Center's Collections Initiative, toward a catalogue of the Center's Catalogue of Artists' Books and other objects.
$14,000
Center for Jewish History, New York, NY
For archival processing and EAD creation for the Center's Performing Arts archives
$10,000
Dance Notation Bureau, New York, NY
Notation of two major dance works: Merce Cunningham's Septet and Peter Quanz's Kaleidoscope
$10,000
Delaware Art Museum, Newark, DE
For a catalogue of a collection of decorative binding books from the Museum's Helen Farr Sloan Library & Archives
$10,000
Delaware, University of. University of Delaware Library. Newark, DE
Useful and Beautiful: the Transatlantic Arts of William Morris and the Pre-Raphaelites, a conference held in October 2010
$2,000
Edinburgh, University of. English Department. (USA Development Trust, Inc.) New York, NY
Conference funding for a Material Cultures and the Printed Book Conference in Edinburgh in 2010
$9,000
Emory University. Pitts Theology Library, Atlanta, GA
A grant to provide cataloguing metadata for the divinity library's Digital Image Archive
$10,000
Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY
Preparation of an exhibition of artists' books called "Fit to Be Bound"
$7,000
Folger Shakespeare Library, Trustees of Amherst College, Washington, DC
Funding for a conference entitled "Early Modern Translation: Theory, History, Practice"
$10,000
Franklin Furnace Archive, Inc., New York, NY
Support for online catalogue of the Archives earliest videotapes
$15,000
George Mason University Libraries, Fairfax, VA
A grant to support processing of the papers of the late historian Roy A. Rosenzweig
$10,000
International Print Center, New York, NY
Subvention for brief educational publications complementing the Center's exhibitions
$4,000
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Inc., Becket, MA
Research and archival preparation of the Pillow's Save America's Treasures project
$15,000
Library of Congress, Washington, DC
A scholarly conference at the Library of Congress celebrating Galileo's publication of Sidereus Nuncius in 1610
$6,200
Michigan, University of. William L. Clements Library. Ann Arbor, MI
For the online catalogue of American sheet music held at the William L. Clements Library
$14,820
Museum of Modern Art, Library, New York, NY
Support record creation for 230 artists' books and publications
$14,000
Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc., Mystic, CT
Catalogue and process the Clifford May Mallory Jr. archive
$15,000
National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh, paid through the American Friends of the Library, New York, NY
Continued Processing and Digitization of the John Murray Archives Project
$15,000
New York City Ballet, Inc., New York, NY
Core archival activities, including the preparation of the archive for the new media asset management system
$15,000
New York Foundation for the Arts for Bridge Records, Brooklyn, NY
Restoration of Beethoven Middle Quartets, recordings made by the Budapest String Quartet at the Library of Congress, between 1940 and 1962
$14,000
New York Society Library, New York, NY
Transcription, analysis and cataloguing of the Second Charging Ledger (1799-1805), the Society's circulation records for that period
$12,000
New York State Archives Partnership Trust, Albany, NY
Publication subvention for the Trust's magazine, New York Archives
$13,000
New York University Library, New York
Cataloging the field recordings of the Mick Moloney Irish music collection in the NYC Library
$15,000
Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY
Conservation and analysis of a Shaker hymnal acquired by Northern Kentucky University
$8,000
OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc., Dublin, OH
Support for a national two-day program on "Leadership through Collaboration"
$5,000
Ohio University, Vernon R. Tilden Library, Athens, OH
A collaborative grant with New York Public Library for an exhibit of the work of choreographer Alwin Nikolais
$10,000
Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MS
Art Museum Libraries Symposium, a symposium for library professionals and museum practitioners
$15,000
Pennsylvania, University of. University of Pennsylvania Library. Philadelphia, PA
Venetian Printing in the Italian Culture Class Collection in the University of Pennsylvania Libraries
$15,000
Poets House, New York, NY
Transfer of Poets House audio library records to its multi-media catalog
$15,000
Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
Support for a conference at RIT on "The Future of Reading"
$14,000
Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
A grant to prepare ten archival units for conversion to EAD
$20,000
Society of American Archivists, Washington, DC
To help develop an interactive "SAA Standards Portal," an online resource for information and best archival practices
$4,000
St. Paul's Cathedral Trust in America, New York, NY
Funds for a project to catalogue the Christopher Wren drawings in the Cathedral Library
$10,000
Stanford University Library, Palo Alto, CA
Text Markup of the 'Archives parlementaires' as part of the French Revolution Digital Archives Project in partnership with the Bibliothque national de France
$14,000
Syracuse University. Geography Dept. Syracuse, NY
For editorial support of Volume Six [20th Century] of the History of Cartography Project at the University of Chicago
$12,000
Theatre Library Association, New York, NY
Support for TLA's third symposium, "Holding Up the Mirror: Authenticity and Adaptation in Shakespeare Today"
$7,900
Wells College. Center for Book Arts. Aurora, NY
To sponsor Victor Hammer Fellow in the Book Arts
$15,000
Wordsworth Trust, Grasmere, UK
Transcribe, edit, and index manuscript letters by women authors in the Dove Cottage collection
$14,500

2009

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Academy of Arts and Sciences, New York, NY
Processing and cataloging of six volumes of the Academy's minute books, dating from 1780 to 1944
$12,000
American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, MA
Support for two week-long conferences in 2009 and 2010 organized by the Society's Center for Historic American Visual Culture
$15,000
American Fund of the National Maritime Museum and Royal Observatory, London, UK
Digitization and online publication of a series of sketchbooks made by Royal Navy officers during the 18th and 19th centuries
$13,000
American Geographical Society, New York, NY
Inventory and catalogue of the AGS archives preparatory to relocation
$15,000
American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY
Preparation to digitize the Museum's Central Archive card index for online access
$15,000
Amistad Research Center, New Orleans, LA
Cataloguing of the African American School Newspapers Collection. Grant given in honor of John Hope Franklin
$10,000
Boston Athenaeum, Boston, MA
For processing the Atlantic Monthlyarchives from 1940 to 2005
$15,000
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Inc., Brooklyn, NY
To continue BAM Archives project
$15,000
Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music, Santa Cruz, CA
Processing of Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music's archives in preparation for the Festival's 50th anniversary
$10,000
California, University of at Los Angeles (UCLA), Clark Library, Los Angeles, CA
A project to digitize works of art in the Eric Gill Collection at the Clark Library
$15,000
Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
The initial grant for the Center's Collections Initiative, toward a catalogue of the Center's Artists' Books and other objects.
$15,000
Codex Foundation, Oakland, CA
Subvention for design and production of small monographs by the Foundation
$6,000
Columbia University, for Columbia University Library, New York, NY
Support for processing the recently acquired Woodlawn Cemetery Archive
$15,000
Cornell University Library, Ithaca, NY
Pilot study on Library Intervention Strategies for Doctoral Students in the Humanities
$15,000
Dance Heritage Coalition, Washington, DC
Fellowship in Dance Documentation and Preservation and update of online finding aids
$15,000
Edinburgh, University of. New College (Divinity). School of Divinity (USA Development Trust, Inc.), New York, NY
Cataloguing and digitization of lantern slide collections held in the Centre for the Study of World Christianity, School of Divinity, University of Edinburgh
$14,775
Exeter Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Exeter, UK
Funds for processing the library and archives of the Cathedral
$12,000
Friends of Colonial Pemaquid, New Harbor, ME
Expenses connected with digitizing and preserving the Colonial Pemaquid collection, and other Maine archives
$6,000
Grolier Club of the City of New York, New York, NY
Funds for preliminary work on an exhibition celebrating the Imprimerie Nationale Archives, a prime scholarly source in book history
$15,000
Hakluyt Society, American Friends of the. Providence, RI
Support of publication of The Arctic Whaling Journals of William Scoresby the Younger, Volume III
$12,000
Huntington Library, San Marino, CA
exhibition "The Color Explosion: Nineteenth Century American Lithography"
$5,000
Imperial War Museum, London, UK paid to Charities Aid Foundation America, New York, NY
Processing of the TRE Malvern Radar archives of the Imperial War Museum
$15,000
International Print Center, New York, NY
Subvention for brief educational publications complementing the Center's exhibitions
$3,000
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Inc., Becket, MA
Funds for researching archival aspects of the film called "A Certain Place," a history of The Pillow
$15,000
Library Company of Philadelphia. Philadelphia, PA
Cataloging and conservation work on several collections in the Library Company
$15,000
Marlboro College, Marlboro, VT
Preservation of Plans of Concentration of Marlboro seniors
$5,000
Mint Theater Company, New York, NY
General operating support during the 2009-2010 season
$5,000
Monash University, Centre for the Book, Melbourne, Australia
Digitization of the circulation records of the Mechanics' Institutes in Victoria
$5,000
Museum of Modern Art, Library, New York, NY
Preserve and broaden access to the archival holdings related to Edward Steichen
$15,000
Museum of the City of New York, New York, NY
Assessment of ten collections of papers within the Manuscript collection
$12,500
Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc., Mystic, CT
Catalogue and process the Denison-Rodgers family archives
$15,000
New York Public Library Astor Lenox & Tilden Foundations. Performing Arts Library. New York, NY
Exhibition support for "Revolutionary Voices: Performing Arts in Central and Eastern Europe in the 1980s"
$18,000
New York State Archives Partnership Trust, Albany, NY
Publication subvention for New York Archives
$12,000
Newberry Library, Chicago, IL
Support of the Library's use of the Archivists Toolkit for its archival collections
$15,000
Oxford, University of. Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, paid to Americans for Oxford, Inc., Oxford, UK
Additional support for the Centre for the Study of the Book
$15,000
Paul Taylor Dance Company, New York, NY
For additions to the Taylor companyÕs Repertory Preservation Project, including Also Playing (2009) and Public Domain (1968)
$15,000
Pennsylvania, University of. University of Pennsylvania Library. Philadelphia, PA
For a 2009 conference on scholarly communication sponsored by the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR)
$5,000
Philadelphia Area Center for History of Science, Philadelphia, PA
For development of a collaborative unified online catalogue for PACHS members
$12,000
Pilgrim Trust, London, UK
Support for the Trust's National Cataloguing Scheme for Archives in the UK
$15,000
Pilgrim Trust, London, UK
Support for the Trust's National Cataloguing Scheme for Archives in the UK
$15,000
Poets House, New York, NY
For Poets House Axe-Houghton Multimedia Archive Digitization Project
$10,000
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, Scotland
An Edinburgh symposium dealing with transnational migration and identity in the printing trades
$10,000
Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing (SHARP), Houston, TX
Sponsorship of the SHARP Helsinki conference on Book History from Below, Helsinki, 2010
$5,000
Society of American Archivists, Washington, DC
To provide universal online access to the most recent issues of American Archivist
$12,000
Syracuse University Library. Syracuse, NY
Processing of extensive 'Cartoons and Cartoonists' collections in the Library's Special Collections
$12,000
Syracuse University. Religion Department. Syracuse, NY
Partial support for a third symposium on iconic texts [at Syracuse University]
$7,500
Toronto, University of. Faculty of Information, University of Toronto. Toronto, Canada
Funding for a study called "From Coexistence to Convergence: Studying Partnerships and Collaboration Among Libraries, Archives and Museums"
$12,000
Toronto, University of. University of Toronto Libraries/Records of Early English Drama. Toronto, Canada
Moving Early Theatre Online: Engaging worldwide audiences in cultural heritage through integrated bibliographic resources
$12,000
Virginia, University of. University of Virginia. Rare Book School. Charlottesville, VA
Database redesign for all Rare Book School records
$15,000

2008

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

Aberdeen, University of. Aberdeen, Scotland
Exhibitions and Educational programming in connection with the construction of the new Library and Special Collections Center
$18,000
Bibliographical Society of America, New York, NY
Support for the census of incunabular bookbindings in American libraries
$5,000
British Library, paid to American Trust for the British Library, London, UK
Provision of a six-month internship in Illuminated Manuscripts at the British Library
$15,000
California, University of at Los Angeles (UCLA), University Library, Los Angeles, CA
Create a video documentary about the teaching techniques of the Center for Primary Research and Training in UCLA's Special Collections
$20,000
California, University of, at Berkeley. Bancroft Library, Berkeley, CA
A grant for "PhiloBiblon on the Web: A Union Catalog of the Primary Sources of the Study of the Literature and Culture of Medieval and Early Modern Spain"
$12,000
Cambridge in America, for Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge University, New York,
Scott Polar Research Institute Library Data Migration Project from home-grown system to the University Library online catalogue
$15,000
Chamber Music America, Inc., New York, NY
Phase I of CMA's Archives project through a Winthrop Group consultancy
$15,000
Columbia University, for Columbia University Library, New York, NY
Catalogue the Brander Matthews Collection of Dramatic Museum Puppets and Masks
$20,000
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, PA
Subvention for a series of video modules on audiovisual preservation for the Center's website
$15,000
Dance Heritage Coalition, Washington, DC
Fellowships in Dance Documentation and Preservation
$9,000
Dance Notation Bureau, New York, NY
For the notation of Celebrations by choreographer Martha Graham and to support cataloguing of the DNB collection
$10,000
Dartmouth College Library, Hanover, NH
Providing expanded access to the holdings of the Vilhjalmur Stefansson Collection, especially his Encyclopedia Arctica
$20,000
Digital Library Federation, Washington, DC
For a study and report on "Bringing Collections to Light for Humanities Scholarship through Metadata Mapping, Remediation and Enhancement"
$18,000
Dublin, University College, paid to John Henry Newman Foundation, Dublin, IR
Initial funding for The Centre for the History of the Media at University College Dublin
$8,000
Duke University Press, Durham, NC
Further support for the Carlyle Letters Online (CLO)
$15,000
Folger Shakespeare Library, Trustees of Amherst College, Washington, DC
Semester-long seminar on the History of the Book for university undergraduates in the DC area
$12,000
George Mason University, Center for History and New Media, Fairfax, VA
A memorial grant for the Roy A. Rosenzweig Prize Endowment
$5,000
Grolier Club of the City of New York, New York, NY
Partial support of production costs of For Jean Grolier & His Friends': 125 Years of Grolier Club Publications, 1884-2008
$18,000
International Print Center, New York, NY
Subvention for brief educational publications complementing the Center's exhibitions
$5,000
Iowa, University of. University of Iowa Library. Iowa City, IA
Creation of a digital edition of the Collected Letters of James Henry Leigh Hunt (1784-1859)
$20,000
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Inc., Becket, MA
For a documentary film on the history of Jacob's Pillow called "'A Certain Place"
$15,000
Library of America, Inc., New York, NY
Preparation of an edition of the complete stories of Raymond Carver
$15,000
London Library, London, UK
Special Collections Access Project for cataloguing unique and rare materials in the Library's Special Collections
$18,000
London, University of London. Institute of English Studies. London, UK
Support for a study of the trade in educational texts between and within the UK, India, and South Africa in the period 1800-1920
$15,000
Michigan, University of. School of Information Studies. Ann Arbor, MI
Partial funding for a conference on "Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Archives and the Ethics of Memory Construction"
$4,000
Mint Theater Company, New York, NY
Support for taping of Hemingway's play, The Fifth Column, after the Mint production, for deposit in the New York Public Library
$6,000
Missouri, University of. Mercantile Library, University of Missouri. St Louis, MO
Production costs for First City in the New West: Auguste Chouteau and His 'Narrative on the Settlement of St. Louis'
$8,000
Museum of Modern Art, Library, New York, NY
Funds to create digital archival copies of reel-to-reel recordings
$15,000
Museum of the City of New York, New York, NY
Planning Grant for Determining Scope and Future of the Museum's Archival Collections
$12,500
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, CAN
Prepare an online index of exhibition catalogues of the National Gallery of Canada, 1880 to 1930
$10,000
New York State Archives Partnership Trust, Albany, NY
Publication subvention for New York Archives
$18,000
New York University Library, New York, NY
Processing the historic Sylvester Manor Archive (Shelter Island) in the NYU Library
$20,000
New-York Historical Society, New York, NY
Funding for a project to process the Naval History Society Collection in the Historical Society Library
$20,000
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Preparation of a catalogue of the Historic Costume & Textiles Collection at Ohio State University
$8,000
Oxford, University of. Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, paid to Americans for Oxford, Inc., Oxford, UK
Continued support for the Centre for the Study of the Book
$15,000
Paul Taylor Dance Company, New York, NY
Reconstruction and preservation of Taylor's Scudorama in 2009
$15,000
Pilgrim Trust, London, UK
Support for the Trust's National Cataloguing Scheme for Archives in the UK
$15,000
Royal Institute of British Architects, London, UK
To catalogue and digitize images on the architecture of Venice and the Veneto with particular reference to the work of Andrea Palladio
$20,000
Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
For design and print of an illustrated publication of the Smithsonian's 2010 exhibition on Paper Engineering
$15,000
St. Paul's Cathedral Trust in America, New York, NY
To identify, describe, and catalogue an archive of c. 240 drawings by Francis C. Penrose in the Cathedral Library
$20,000
Syracuse University. Religion Department. Syracuse, NY
Partial support for the second international interdisciplinary symposium on iconic texts [at Hamilton College]
$8,000
Toronto, University of. University of Toronto Libraries. Toronto, Canada
To prepare a finding aid for Toronto's collection of early Spanish plays
$20,000
University College, University of London, UK
To catalogue the Mortimer Wheeler Archives for web access
$18,000
Wisconsin, University of. History of Cartography Program. University of Wisconsin, paid to University of Wisconsin Foundation, Madison, WI
The History of Cartography Project. Volume IV Cartography in the European Enlightenment
$20,000
Wisconsin, University of. University of Wisconsin Library paid to University of Wisconsin Foundation, Madison, WI
Support for a project to index South Asian periodicals
$8,000
Yale University Library, New Haven, CT
Assessment of the collections of the Whitney Research Library in New Haven with view to collaborative operations with Yale
$18,000

2007

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Fund of the National Maritime Museum and Royal Observatory, London, UK
Cataloguing, digitization, and on-line publication of the van de Velde collections (Elder and Younger) of 17th-century maritime art
$25,000
American Printing History Association, Inc., New York, NY
Support for participants in APHA's 2007 conference at UCLA
$25,000
Arizona, University of Arizona Foundation, Tucson, AZ
Digitization of 120 audiotapes for the University of Arizona Poetry Center's Audio Collections
$10,000
Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC
For the compilation, design, and production of Celebrating Research, ARL's 75th Anniversary publication and website
$25,000
Boston Athenaeum, Boston, MA
For the bicentennial exhibition of the Athenaeum, held at the Grolier Club in New York (September, 2007)
$25,000
British Library, paid to American Trust for the British Library, London, UK
Processing the papers and archives of Harold Pinter in the British Library
$20,000
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Inc., Brooklyn, NY
Digitization of selected materials from BAM's Next Wave Festival
$25,000
Cambridge in America, for Cambridge University Library, New York, NY
To catalogue the records of the University Clubs and Societies in the Department of Manuscripts and University Archives in the Cambridge University Library
$25,000
Cambridge in America, for Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University, New York, NY
Cataloging work concerning the Matthew Parker Library in Corpus Christi College, preparatory to digitization
$20,000
Caxton Club, Chicago, IL
Support for a symposium on the future of the library in America: "Rare Books & the Common Good: American Perspectives"
$4,000
Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
Documentation and an online exhibit chronicling the Center's commitment to the book arts
$10,000
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, PA
Matching grant (NEH) for preservation and education services at the Center
$10,000
Cunningham Dance Foundation, Inc., New York, NY
Documentation and preservation of choreographic work by Merce Cunningham
$10,000
Dance Heritage Coalition, Washington, DC
Fellowship Program in Dance Documentation and Preservation and the creation of EAD Finding Aids
$20,000
Dance Notation Bureau, New York, NY
Notating a series of work by Martha Graham
$5,000
Duke University Press, Durham, NC
Support for the High Wire Press digitized version of the Thomas Carlyle Letters Online (CLO)
$20,000
Franklin Furnace Archive, Inc., New York, NY
A project to preserve 65 Franklin Furnace videotapes, made from 1976 to 1986
$20,000
Grolier Club of the City of New York, New York, NY
Support for the catalogue of Vivat Rex!: Commemorating the 500th Anniversary of the Accession of Henry VIII, an exhibit of the Grolier Club and the Folger Library
$17,000
Imperial War Museum, London, UK paid to American Friends of the Churchill Museum, New York, NY
Cataloguing of the private papers of General Lord Horne, a senior British commander during World War I
$25,000
Independent Media Arts Preservation, Bronx, NY
Support for a symposium on electronic media preservation
$2,000
International Foundation for Art Research, Inc., New York, NY
Support for enhancement of the Foundation's online Catalogue Raisonne Database
$5,000
J. B. Harley Research Fellowship, Inc., American Friends of. Madison, WI
Fellowships in cartographic history, to be disbursed over several years
$22,000
Lambeth Palace Library, London, UK
In support of conversion of the Library's archive and manuscript catalogues and indexes for online use
$18,000
Mint Theater Company, New York, NY
Funds to distribute the Mint publication of From the Stage to the Page to member libraries of the Theatre Library Association
$15,000
Mint Theater Company, New York, NY
Archival taping of the Mint production of The Madras House for deposit in the New York Public Library
$3,000
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, CAN
For creation of an index to individual works of art featured in exhibitions organized by several Canadian exhibiting societies between 1900 and 1930
$22,000
National Library of Scotland, paid through the American Friends of the Library, Edinburgh, Scotland
Processing and Digitization of the John Murray Archives Project, Phase 1
$22,000
Natural History Museum, paid to American Friends of the Natural History Museum, London, UK
Editorial support for The Indian and Pacific Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks -(Vol. II)
$12,000
New School for Social Research, New York, NY
Funds to preserve and digitize four of the nineteen scrapbooks that document the history of the Herbert Sondheim Company from 1923-1947
$14,000
New York Public Library Astor Lenox & Tilden Foundations. Dance Collection New York, NY
Funding for an exhibition entitled "'Invention: Merce Cunningham & Collaborators"
$25,000
New York University Library, New York, NY
Processing of the Franklin Furnace and Matthew Hogan collections in the NYU Library
$25,000
OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc., Dublin, OH
Partial funding for a meeting of the Working Group on Encoded Archival Context
$14,400
Oxford, University of. Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, paid to Americans for Oxford, Inc., Oxford, UK
Support for the Centre for the Study of the Book
$25,000
Pierpont Morgan Library and Museum, New York, NY
Support for a program of digitizing a collection of classical music manuscripts at the Morgan
$10,000
Printed Matter, Inc., New York, NY
Support for the online catalogue of publications by Printed Matter artists
$4,000
Royal Institute of British Architects, paid through the British Schools and Universities Foundation, Inc. London, UK
The digitization of archives pertaining to architectural education and practice in the UK and internationally
$20,000
Royal Institution, Inc., American Friends of. London, UK
Cataloging of the Royal Institution photograph collection
$6,000
Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, Venice, IT
For processing the Artist Files of the Peggy Guggenheim Collection
$12,000
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA
To support development of the Clark's Archives and Records Management project
$10,740
Syracuse University Library, Syracuse, NY
Digitize, preserve, and make web-accessible the cylinder recordings in the Belfer Audio Laboratory and Archive
$25,000
Virginia, University of. Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Internships for work on the digital "Artists Books Online"
$15,000
Yale University Library, New Haven, CT
Development of a web-accessible collection of images of maps and globes made by Venetian cartographers from the 16th and 17th centuries
$25,000
Yale University Library, New Haven, CT
Development of a web-accessible collection of images of maps and globes made by Venetian cartographers from the 16th and 17th centuries
$25,000

2006

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

Albany, University at Albany Foundation, Albany, NY
Support for the Third International Conference on the History of Records and Archives, known as I-CHORA
$10,000
Bibliographical Society of America, New York, NY
Funding for a BSA conference entitled, "Birth of the Bestseller," held at the Grolier Club in 2007
$5,000
British Library, paid to American Trust for the British Library, London, UK
Cataloguing of the Julian Marshall Music Manuscripts
$22,000
California University of, at Los Angeles (UCLA), California Rare Book School, Department of Information Studies, Los Angeles, CA
Financial support for the establishment of California Rare Book School (CALRBS) in UCLA's Department of Information Studies
$10,000
Cambridge in America, for Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge University, New York,
A project to prepare the library database of the Scott Polar Research Institute for migration into the Cambridge University Library system
$25,000
Center for Research Libraries, Chicago, IL
Support conference on the third phase in the strategic incorporation of digital technologies
$15,000
Chamber Music America, Inc., New York, NY
Planning grant for dealing with CMAÕs Archives
$10,000
Chicago, University of. University of Chicago Library, Chicago, IL
For a symposium and publication on the scholarship of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae
$16,000
Columbia College, Book and Paper Center, Chicago, IL
Support for a 2007 Chicago conference, exhibition, and publication on book arts and artists
$8,000
Columbia University, for Columbia University Library, New York, NY
For testing three different pathways for generating EAD finding aids and the production of encoded finding aids
$22,000
Dance Heritage Coalition, Washington, DC
Development of a simplified method of data submission for EAD finding aid creation
$15,000
Duke University Library, Durham, NC
Intern Support for North Carolina's Encoded Archival Context (EAC) initiative
$35,000
Duke University, Center for Documentary Studies. Durham, NC
Partial funding for a collaborative project with New York Public Library for the Jazzloft exhibition and publication of W. Eugene Smith's tapes and photographs
$8,000
Edinburgh, University of. English Department. (USA Development Trust, Inc.) New York, NY
Continued support for Centre for the History of the Book
$20,000
Folger Shakespeare Library, Trustees of Amherst College, Washington, DC
Exhibition called "Breaking News: English newspapers, Renaissance Journalism: The Development of the Newspaper in Early Modern England"
$20,000
Franklin & Marshall College Library. Lancaster, PA
A grant for digitization of the Lancaster Gazette for the Lancaster County Digitization Project
$8,000
Guild of Book Workers, Inc., New York, NY
Preparation and production of the Guild's 100th Anniversary Exhibition at the Grolier Club
$5,000
Hakluyt Society, American Friends of the. Providence, RI
Support of publication of The Arctic Whaling Journals of William Scoresby the Younger, Volume II
$15,000
Illinois, University of. University of Illinois Library. Urbana-Champaign, IL
Making Finding Aids 'Findable' in the Special Collections Department in the University of Illinois Library
$25,000
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Inc., Becket, MA
Support documentation for the Pillow's 75th Anniversary season
$25,000
Kansas, University of. University of Kansas Law School. Lawrence, KS
Help towards creating a database of American law booksellers' catalogues
$5,600
Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA
Research assistance for completion of indexing ofThe New York Saturday Press
$8,000
Library of America, Inc., New York, NY
Towards publication of American Religious Poems: An Anthology, selected by Harold Bloom
$20,000
Michigan, University of. School of Information Studies. Ann Arbor, MI
A "storygaming" project, a method for teaching freshmen how to conduct research
$20,000
Michigan, University of. School of Information Studies. Ann Arbor, MI
Conference support for users of Early English Books Online, and its Text Creation Partnership
$10,000
Museum of Modern Art, Library, New York, NY
Toward support of processing the Monroe Wheeler Papers and Circulating Exhibition Scrapbooks
$25,000
Natural History Museum, paid to American Friends of the Natural History Museum, London, UK
To help complete Volume I of the Banks Correspondence Project
$12,000
New York Public Library Astor Lenox & Tilden Foundations. Dance Collection New York, NY
Restoration of significant dance performances on deteriorating and obsolete videotape formats
$25,000
New York State Archives Partnership Trust, Albany, NY
Publication subvention for New York Archives
$20,000
New York State Historical Association, Cooperstown, NY
Planning grant for redesign and technology update of the Research Library
$20,000
New York University. Grey Gallery, New York, NY
Support for educational programs and publications accompanying the exhibition entitled "Semina Culture: Wallace Berman & His Circle.
$13,000
Paul Taylor Dance Company, New York, NY
Matching Grant for PTDC's "Save America's Treasures" project on the preservation of the Taylor Archives
$17,000
Printed Matter, Inc., New York, NY
Support for the online catalogue of publications by Printed Matter artists
$5,000
Rochester, University of. Sibley Library, Eastman School. Rochester, NY
To re-record materials for the Eastman Audio Archive Digital Master Collection in the Sibley Music Library
$20,000
Smith College, Northampton, MA
A project to survey existing records in four major departments at Smith College with a view to establishing a Records Management program
$20,000
Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing (SHARP), Houston, TX
Support for a SHARP regional conference on "Il Libro in Venezia" in Venice, Italy, jointly funded by the Library and Venetian programs
$20,000
Society of Antiquaries of London, London, UK
Funding for cataloguing photographs in the Society's collection
$4,000
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA
Funds to help establish an archives and records management program
$12,500
Syracuse University. Geography Dept. Syracuse, NY
For editorial support of Volume Six of the History of Cartography Project
$22,000
Theatre Library Association, New York, NY
A second TLA symposium entitled "Performance Documentation and Preservation in an Online Environment"
$6,000
Virginia, University of. Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Aid in developing a digital catalogue of "Artists Books Online"
$15,000
Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY
Support for exhibiting the Yaddo Archive at the New York Public Library
$5,000
Yale University Oral History American Music Project, New Haven, CT
General support for the Oral History American Music Project (OHAM) at Yale
$22,000

2005

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

Arizona State University, Scottsdale, AZ
An exhibition and digitizing of photographs from St. Michael's Mission depicting life on the Navaho reservation and Hopi mesas from 1902 to 1907
$2,500
Ball State University, Muncie, IN
"What Middletown Read," a project to create an online database of 19th-century circulation records of the Muncie, Indiana, Public Library
$8,000
Calgary, University of Calgary, Arctic Institute of North America, Alberta, Canada
A grant for the Arctic Photograph and Research Project at the Arctic Institute
$12,000
California, University of at Los Angeles (UCLA), University Library, Los Angeles, CA
To help create a digital facsimile of Corpus Juris Canonici
$20,000
Cambridge in America, New York for Churchill College, Cambridge University, New York, NY
Program of public events, symposia, and conferences for 2005-2006 at Churchill College
$15,000
Cambridge in American, for Newnham College, Cambridge University, New York, NY
To support a cataloguing project of the Olive Cook collection in the Newnham College archives
$20,000
Chicago Ballet Russe Foundation, Chicago, IL
Assessment of conservation needs of materials from the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo for an exhibition in 2007
$2,000
Chicago, University of. University of Chicago Library, Chicago, IL
A collaborative biographical project to record information on Italian Women Writers accessible through the World Wide Web
$10,000
Dance Notation Bureau, New York, NY
Notation of two major dance works: Martha Graham's Steps in the Street and Robert Battle's Primate
$14,500
Duke University Library, Durham, NC
Development of a cooperative strategy for preserving and digitizing audio-visual holdings of the Duke University Library
$25,000
Emory University Library, Atlanta, GA
Phase II of work on the Irish Literary Collections Portal, adding six new participants and surveying 40 others
$34,000
Folger Shakespeare Library, Trustees of Amherst College, Washington, DC
Planning grant to begin implementation of a two-semester Folger seminar for undergraduates
$20,000
Frick Collection, Art Reference Library New York, NY
Planning grant for establishing a Center for the History of Collecting in America at the Frick Art Reference Library
$25,000
Hand Papermaking, Inc., Beltsville, MD
20th-anniversary full-color issue of Hand Papermaking magazine
$5,000
Heritage Preservation, Washington, DC
Continued support for the Heritage Health Index
$10,000
Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary, Jordanville, NY
Continued support for print and manuscript materials in the research library
$13,000
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Inc., Becket, MA
Continued support to preserve and improve accessibility to the Jacob's Pillow archives
$22,000
Jewish Museum, New York, NY
Preservation of the original TV film recordings of "The Goldbergs," and transfer to digital media
$12,000
Johns Hopkins University Library, Baltimore, MD
A collaborative digital project to include architectural archives of Baltimore institutions
$40,000
Linda Hall Library Trust, Kansas City, MO
A grant in support of the Library's Humanities Research Fellowship Program
$10,000
Mark Twain Home Foundation, Hartford, CT
For an exhibition entitled "Marks on Paper: Twain's Personal Library"
$5,000
Marlboro College, Marlboro, VT
Preservation of Plans of Concentration of Marlboro seniors
$5,000
Museum of Modern Art, Library, New York, NY
Last phase of consolidation and preservation of materials to be moved to Manhattan on completion of the Museum expansion
$20,000
Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc., Mystic, CT
In support of cataloguing maps and nautical charts from the Library's collection
$25,000
New Mexico, University of. University of New Mexico Library. Albuquerque, NM
For digitizing parts of the American Indian Oral History Collection at the UNM Library
$8,000
New York City Ballet, Inc., New York, NY
Support for preservation of the NYCB Archive
$20,000
New York Preservation Archive Project, New York, NY
Preparation of an online database on the history of the preservation movement in New York City
$5,000
New York Public Library Astor Lenox & Tilden Foundations. Berg Collection, New York, NY
Archival processing of literary papers of Alfred Kazin, Jack Kerouac, and Bruce Jay Friedman in the Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection
$25,000
New York State Archives Partnership Trust, Albany, NY
Contribution matching a Save America's Treasures grant for conservation of NY Revolutionary Wars material in the State Archives
$12,000
New York University Library, New York
A grant for reformatting and cataloging audio-visual materials in NYU's Downtown Collection
$20,000
Newberry Library, Chicago, IL
Support for two residencies at the Newberry Library over 2 years
$5,000
Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
To support a national gathering of tribal and non-tribal archivists, historians, and anthropologists to develop "Native American Protocols for American Libraries, Archives, and Information Services"
$10,000
Poets House, New York, NY
A grant for Poets' House Library cataloging of books, recordings, and video
$15,000
Research Libraries Group, Inc., Palo Alto, CA
Travel support for a two-day working meeting to help enable the EAD and EAC databases to be interoperable in an international context
$30,000
Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, Venice, IT
Funds for photographic preservation of holdings in the Peggy Guggenheim Collection
$12,700
Texas, University of. School of Information. University of Texas. Austin, TX
Scholarship support for Texas students to attend Rare Book School at the University of Virginia
$2,500
Toronto, University of. University of Toronto Libraries. Toronto, Canada
Digitizing the Winceslas Hollar Collection of early London prints
$22,000
Unione Romana Biblioteche Scientifiche. Rome, IT
Plan the next phase for the URBS Library consortium in Rome and its online catalogue
$10,000
Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, VA
Provide access to significant collections of women's papers in the manuscript holdings of the Virginia Historical Society
$8,000
Virginia, University of. Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Research support for the development of the online "Rossetti Archive"
$24,000
Virginia, University of. University of Virginia. Media Studies Department. Charlottesville, VA
A grant to help integrate "The Rossetti Archive" into the University Library's Sustaining Digital Scholarship initiative
$24,000
Warwick, University of Warwick, Warwick, UK
Creation and installation of a web-based database of the personal papers of Victor Gollancz
$22,000
William and Mary, College of, Williamsburg, VA
To help create the Jefferson Digital Repository, an online database of Thomas Jefferson's letters from 1775-1826
$10,000
Wisconsin, University of. University of Wisconsin Library paid to University of Wisconsin Foundation, Madison, WI
To fund a conference for development of a database infrastructure for the indexing of South Asian periodicals
$8,000
Women's Library. Metropolitan University, London, UK
Cataloguing of Josephine Butler library, papers, and correspondence in the Women's Library
$25,000

2004

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Fund of the National Maritime Museum and Royal Observatory, London, UK
Digitization of the US Atlantic seacoast maps in the Atlantic Neptune
$25,000
American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, PA
For scanning and encoding "Realms of Gold," a comprehensive guide to the map collections of the American Philosophical Society
$25,330
Bibliographical Society of America, New York, NY
Support for a centenary conference on the founding of the BSA, entitled "Roughing it: Printing and the Press in the West, held in St Louis in 2005
$5,000
British Library, paid to American Trust for the British Library, London, UK
To catalogue and improve accessibility to the Military Department Records of the India Office, now in the British Library
$35,000
California, University of, at Santa Cruz. University Library, Santa Cruz, CA
To catalogue and prepare finding aids for the original musical manuscript material in the Lou Harrison Archive
$10,000
Cambridge in America, for Cambridge University Library, New York, NY
Grant for cataloguing photographs and cinefilmes of the Royal Commonwealth Society in Cambridge University Library
$25,000
Cambridge in America, for Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge University, New York,
Memorial grant for the William Mills Library Acquisitions Fund at SPRI
$5,000
Cambridge in America, for Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge University, New York,
Continued support for the "Virtual Shackleton" website, including new expedition timelines
$19,000
Cambridge in America, for Fitzwilliam Museum and Cambridge University Library, New York,
Exhibition support for the 2005 Illuminated Manuscripts exhibition at the Fitzwilliam Museum and Cambridge University Library
$25,000
Center for Research Libraries, Chicago, IL
Support for planning and hosting the Center's 2005 symposium on "Preserving America's Print Resources"
$25,000
Central New York Library Resources Council, Syracuse, NY
Subvention for a calendar featuring examples of results of poor treatment of books, photos, recorded music, etc.
$1,000
Connecticut, University of. University of Connecticut Library, Storrs, CT
To help convene a national conference on the adoption and integration by libraries and archives of the JPEG 2000 coding system
$10,000
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, PA
Support for a 2005 workshop sponsored by the Center concerning preservation of ephemeral materials
$3,000
Cornell University Library, Ithaca, NY
Symposium on the future of library collection development, in honor of Ross Atkinson
$15,000
Council of American Overseas Research Centers, Washington, DC
Matching grant for endowment of Information Resources Manager
$10,000
Dance Notation Bureau, New York, NY
Support for the Laban notation of Pilobolus's "Alruane" and a Robert Battle work
$25,000
Duke University Press, Durham, NC
Subvention for production of The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle
$15,000
Folger Shakespeare Library, Trustees of Amherst College, Washington, DC
Travel grants for a conference on the History of the European Book in the early centuries of printing
$10,000
Franklin Furnace Archive, Inc., New York, NY
Funds for the initial planning of the Franklin Furnace Archive online, providing intellectual access to variable media art
$20,000
George Balanchine Foundation, New York, NY
Support for the Video Archive Project's restoration of Balanchine's Ivesiana
$5,000
Grolier Club of the City of New York, New York, NY
Exhibition funding for the Grolier exhibit of its own collections: Lasting Impressions: The Grolier Club Library
$15,000
History of Science Society, Notre Dame, IN
A matching grant (NEH) to endow a position of HSS bibliographer
$15,000
Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary, Jordanville, NY
To help catalogue Russian print and manuscript materials in the research library
$15,000
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Inc., Becket, MA
To continue work on the Pillow archives
$25,000
Library of Congress, Washington, DC
Funding for a symposium and exhibition publication on the mediaeval and Renaissance woodcut entitled "A Heavenly Craft"
$15,000
Loyola University, New Orleans, LA
To support transportation and preservation costs associated with moving the Joseph-Aurelien Cornet Collection of photographs from the Congo
$15,000
Monash University, Centre for the Book, Melbourne, Australia
Support for the Monash University Centre for the Book
$5,000
National Galleries of Scotland, Paid to the American Associates of the National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh, SC
For processing The Scottish National Photography Collection
$18,000
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, CAN
Prepare an online index of exhibition catalogues of the National Gallery of Canada, 1880 to 1930
$20,000
Natural History Museum, paid to American Friends of the Natural History Museum, London, UK
Editorial support for The Indian and Pacific Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks - 1768-1820 (Vol. I)
$14,000
New York University Library, New York, NY
Funds to catalogue and assess film materials contained in NYU's Downtown Collection
$25,000
Philadelphia Area Consortium of Special Coll. Libraries, Philadelphia, PA
To help acquire and migrate catalogue records of PACSCL to a new online system (Exlibris' Aleph 500)
$25,000
Printed Matter, Inc., New York, NY
To support the upgrade and redesign of Printed Matter's online catalogue raisonne
$5,000
Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Stockholm, SW
Research support for the study of the AndrÂŽe expedition diaries and notebooks (1897)
$10,000
Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing (SHARP), Houston, TX
To fund presidential participation at the regional meeting of SHARP in Wellington, NZ
$1,000
Society of Antiquaries of London, London, UK
For digitizing and cataloguing a group of drawings of Romano-British antiquities
$6,000
Texas, University of. Harry Ranson Center. University of Texas. Austin, TX
Support for two projects: a Samuel Beckett centenary web exhibition and a book and traveling exhibition on photohistorian Helmut Gernsheim
$18,000
Utah, University of, Library. Salt Lake City, UT
Support for the Book Arts Program in the University's Rare Books Division
$5,000

2003

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Music Center, Inc., New York, NY
For the new online library and listening room "NewMusicJukebox" and for Professional Development workshops
$20,000
Arts Resources in Collaboration, Inc., New York, NY
For transfer of 40 Eye on Dance archival interviews to the Dance Collection of the NYPL
$5,000
Bard College. Graduate Center, New York, NY
To create a digital archive and web site of images and contextual materials to support teaching and learning in the field of landscape design
$20,000
Boston Athenaeum, Boston, MA
To help support the online cataloging of the Library's archives
$20,000
British School at Rome. Archive. Rome, IT .
Preservation of eight albums of photographs by Thomas Ashby
$8,000
Brown University, Women Writers Project, Providence, RI
To prepare a guide for scholars in using the Text Encoding Initiative (TEI) Guidelines as based on Brown's Women Writers Project
$15,000
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
Continued funding for the expansion of the Oral Histories Online Project Phase II
$10,000
Chicago, University of. University of Chicago Library, Chicago, IL
Support for the Italian Women Writers project
$15,000
Council of Independent Colleges, Washington, DC
Support for a series of workshops on transforming libraries in liberal arts colleges
$15,000
Dance Heritage Coalition, Washington, DC
Further support of Fellowship Program in Dance Documentation and Preservation
$22,000
Dorian Woodwind Quintet Foundation, Inc., New York, NY
Database of the quintet's performance and recording history entitled 'No Strings Attached'
$8,000
Folger Shakespeare Library, Trustees of Amherst College, Washington, DC
Electronic Access to Manuscript Collections at the Folger Shakespeare Library - Phase I
$24,000
Foundation Historical Association, Inc., Seward House Museum, Auburn, NY
Completion of a Historic Structures Report on the Seward House and its outbuildings
$15,000
Grolier Club of the City of New York, New York, NY
Set-up charges for implementation of Virtua, web-based library system software, for Grolier Club Library's Online Public Access Catalogue
$14,000
Heritage Preservation, Washington, DC
Initial support for the Heritage Health Index, an attempt to estimate total national preservation needs
$10,000
Illinois, University of. University of Illinois School of Information Studies. Urbana-Champaign, IL
Funding for a conference on European Modernism and the Information Society with special emphasis on Paul Otlet
$12,000
Indiana University, Center for the History of the Book, Bloomington, IN
For programs and website work in the Center for the History of the Book
$2,000
Le Moyne College, Syracuse, NY
A grant in support of the International Association of Philosophy and Literature's 2004 conference entitled "'Virtual Materialities" at Le Moyne College
$4,000
Library of America, Inc., New York, NY
Research support for the Library of America edition of Ezra Pound, Poems and Translations
$15,000
London, University of London. Institute of English Studies. London, UK
Support for an international symposium and publication on Literary Cultures and the Material Book
$20,000
Museum of Modern Art, Library, New York, NY
For processing the Museum's Art Lending and Art Advisory Service Papers -- For processing and preservation of Library and Museum Archives Materials
$20,000
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, CAN
Prepare an online index of exhibition catalogues of the National Gallery of Canada, 1880 to 1930
$12,000
New Jersey Institute of Technology, Jersey City, NJ
To experiment with "spherical panoramic imaging" for research and teaching of the history of architecture
$7,000
New York Public Library Astor Lenox & Tilden Foundations. Dance Collection New York, NY
Centennial 2004 exhibition entitled "'George Balanchine's Enduring Legacy"
$25,000
New York State Archives Partnership Trust, Albany, NY
A grant for conservation work on Native American Treaties and Land Papers in the NY State Archives
$15,000
Northwestern University Library, Evanston, IL
Funds for additional cataloguing in the Music Manuscript Project of Northwestern University
$9,454
Paul Smith's College, Paul Smith's, NY
Support for the College's regional Archival Research Program and to acquire materials related to archival management
$10,000
Pennsylvania, University of. University of Pennsylvania Library. Philadelphia, PA
To process, catalogue and conserve the records of the Painted Bride Art Center
$24,000
Rare Book School, Book Arts Press, Inc., Charlottesville, VA
To provide fellowships for classes in medieval codicology and paleography
$15,000
Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
To digitize from microfilm the papers of Walter Pach
$5,000
Society of Antiquaries of London, London, UK
To digitize and catalogue prints and drawings from the 16th to 20th centuries
$10,000
Stanford University Library, Palo Alto, CA
Support for preparation of a digital library of the Matthew Parker Collection in Corpus Christi College, Cambridge
$26,000
Texas, University of. School of Information. University of Texas. Austin, TX
A matching grant (NEH) for internships for nine students in the Preservation and Conservation Studies Program
$25,000
Toronto, University of. Faculty of Information, University of Toronto. Toronto, Canada
Support for an international conference on the history of records, records-keeping and archives (I-CHORA), held in Toronto in October 2003
$2,000
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Restoration and re-recording of the New Music America tapes in the Walker Art Center archives
$6,000
Winterthur Museum Library, Winterthur, DE
Support for an exhibition entitled "The Winterthur Library Revealed: Five Centuries of Design and Inspiration"
$3,000
Wisconsin, University of. History of Cartography Program. University of Wisconsin, paid to University of Wisconsin Foundation, Madison, WI
A grant to prepare line drawings, reference maps, and an index for The History of Cartography. Volume III: Cartography in the European Renaissance
$20,000
Yale University Library, New Haven, CT
Support for a pilot project to develop workshops on Information Technology and Technological Basic Education for archivists
$26,000
Yale University. Oral History American Music Project (OHAM). New Haven, CT
To add and update oral histories of composers included in the OHAM
$24,000

2002

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Academy in Rome. Library, Rome, IT
Cataloging and treatment of the Academy's musical recordings of works by Rome Prize composers
$40,000
American Composers Alliance, New York, NY
Exhibition support for "Fraktur Treasures from the Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center"
$10,000
American Folk Art Museum, New York, NY
To support the exhibition Fraktur Treasures from the Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center
$5,000
American Friends of the Victoria and Albert Museum, Theatre Museum, London, UK
Cataloguing and rehousing of the English Stage Company/Royal Court Theatre Archive at the V&A Theatre Museum
$40,000
American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, PA
To create an EAD finding aid for their manuscripts of Benjamin Franklin
$30,000
Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York, NY
To fund the processing of the Max Reinhardt Collection at SUNY Binghamton
$33,000
British Museum, American Friends of the. London, UK
Exhibition in the King's Library (British Museum) entitled "Discovery and Learning in the Age of King George III"
$42,000
Butler University, Indianapolis, IN
To support a survey of conservation needs for artifacts from the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo
$3,000
California, University of at Los Angeles (UCLA), Clark Library, Los Angeles, CA
To support the conference Jewish Communities in Early Modern Italy, to be held at the William Andrews Clark Memorial Library
$5,000
California, University of at Los Angeles (UCLA), Clark Library, Los Angeles, CA
A project to catalogue and access the Eric Gill Collection at the Clark Library
$34,533
California, University of, at Berkeley. Bancroft Library, Berkeley, CA
Processing of the Bancroft Library's Collection of ancient Egyptian papyri
$15,000
Cambridge in America, for Cambridge University Library, New York, NY
Cataloguing manuscript and archive collections of the Royal Commonwealth Society Library, now in the Cambridge University Library
$40,000
Cambridge in America, for Newnham College, Cambridge University, New York, NY
Installation of collections management software and cataloguing the papers of Jane Harrison (1850-1928) in the Newnham College Archives
$35,000
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, PA
A further matching grant (NEH) for preservation services
$20,000
Cornell University Library, Ithaca, NY
Funding for a meeting of collection development officers from the Borrow Direct partnership
$4,680
Dance Notation Bureau, New York, NY
A grant for notation of individual works by Anthony Tudor and Mark Morris
$25,000
Edinburgh, University of. English Department. (USA Development Trust, Inc.)
Support for programs presented by The Center for The History of the Book at Edinburgh University
$21,000
Frick Collection, Art Reference Library New York, NY
A grant to help establish a Scholarly Lecture Series sponsored by the Frick Council
$15,000
Gasprinsky Crimean Tatar Library, Simferopol, Crimea
Support for an international conference called "The Library as a Center of a Dialogue of Cultures in Multiethnic Society"
$7,660
George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
Funding for a web-based project entitled "World History Matters: Teaching and Learning Through Online Primary Sources"
$30,000
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Inc., Becket, MA
Funds for the photo organization, digitization, and processing of the Jacob's Pillow archives
$30,000
Library Company of Philadelphia. Philadelphia, PA
Symposium support for foreign participants in an international conference on library history
$7,000
Loyola University, Library, New Orleans, LA
For cataloguing Robert Giroux's personal library now in the Monroe Library at Loyola
$6,000
Marlboro College, Marlboro, VT
Preservation of Plans of Concentration of Marlboro seniors
$5,000
Michigan, University of. Bentley Historical Library. Ann Arbor, MI
Logistical support for the Vatican Archives Project, specifically creating finding aids for the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF) archives
$5,300
Museum of Modern Art, Library, New York, NY
For processing the Museum's Art Lending and Art Advisory Service Papers
$25,000
Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc., Mystic, CT
Grant support to prepare finding aids for archives in the Museum Library
$40,000
New York Public Library Astor Lenox & Tilden Foundations. Berg Collection, New York, NY
Manuscripts Catalogue Records Project in the Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection
$35,000
New York Public Library Astor Lenox & Tilden Foundations. Dance Collection New York, NY
To encode and post finding aids online for the Jerome Robbins Dance Division
$35,000
New York State Archives Partnership Trust, Albany, NY
Endowment support for the Larry J. Hackman Research Residency Program at the NY State Archives
$15,000
New York State Historical Association, Cooperstown, NY
Partial funding of Online Public Access Catalogue for the Museum Research Library
$40,000
New York University Library, New York, NY
Renewed support for processing of the Acton Papers at Villa La Pietra
$40,000
Newberry Library, Chicago, IL
Processing the manuscript holdings of the Edward E. Ayer collection on Native American history
$20,000
Oneida Community Mansion House, Sherrill, New York, NY
Funds to complete Phase IV of the Historic Structure Report for the Mansion House
$8,000
Oxford, University of. Modern History Faculty. Oxford, UK
For preparation and publication of the Corpus of Medieval Library Catalogues from Great Britain, a British Academy project published by the British Library
$20,000
Temple University Library. Philadelphia, PA
To complete an access project for the Philadelphia Dance Archives at Temple University
$30,000
Theatre Library Association, New York, NY
Support for a TLA symposium on "Performance Documentation and Preservation in an Online Environment"
$4,000
Virginia, University of. University of Virginia. Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities Charlottesville, VA
Traditions of Exemplary Women: A Digital Research Collection for the Study of Women in Early China
$8,000
Wells College. Center for Book Arts. Aurora, NY
To sponsor second Victor Hammer Fellow in the Book Arts
$12,000

2001

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Music Center, Inc., New York, NY
To help offset expenses related to the relocation of the AMC collection to the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts
$25,000
American Printing History Association, Inc., New York, NY
To cover production costs of The Spiral Press (1926-1971): A Bibliographical Checklist, by Philip Cronenwett
$5,000
British Library, paid to American Trust for the British Library, London, UK
A grant for the second phase of the Guilford Project, a scholarly catalogue of the Guilford manuscripts in the British Library
$40,000
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
Oral Histories Online of Cal Tech Noble Laureates
$20,000
California, University of, at Berkeley. Bancroft Library, Berkeley, CA
To prepare a web interface to the Digital Scriptorium
$15,000
California, University of, at Berkeley. Bancroft Library, Berkeley, CA
Support for an Access Project for the Library's Book Artifacts Collection on the history of written communication
$15,000
Cambridge in America, for Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge University, New York,
Development of website entitled "Virtual Shackleton" celebrating the life and expeditions of Ernest Shackleton
$30,000
Connecticut, University of. University of Connecticut Library, Storrs, CT
To catalogue and copy the note cards to Charles Olson's pioneering investigative work on Herman Melville
$40,000
Dance Heritage Coalition, Washington, DC
Support Fellowship Program in Dance Documentation and Preservation
$30,000
Dartmouth College Library, Hanover, NH
For finding aids and completion of EAD conversion for the Stefansson Collection
$31,000
Duke University Library, Durham, NC
Support for a 2002 meeting of archivists dealing with International Descriptive Standards and working towards reconciliation of Canadian and US EAD standards
$18,000
Early English Short Title Catalogue in North America, UC Riverside, paid to Regents of the University of California, Riverside, CA
A matching grant (NEH) of operational support of the Early English Serials supplement to ESTC
$25,000
Emory University Library, Atlanta, GA
Support for collaboration with Boston College online access to Major Irish Literary Archives through the Irish Literary Collections Portal
$120,000
French Institute/Alliance Francaise, New York, NY
Support for Project Benjamin, a collaborative online program for all Alliance Francaise chapters in the US
$15,000
Frick Collection, Art Reference Library New York, NY
Funds for processing the historic archives of the Frick family and of the early history of their institutions
$40,000
John Carter Brown Library, Providence, RI
Subvention for publication of Books in Native American Languages in the Collection of the JCB Library: A Catalogue with Illustrations
$5,000
Missouri, University of. English Department. University of Missouri. St Louis, MO
To cover editorial costs for a CD-ROM Subject Index to Pre-1800 British Periodicals
$28,973
Museum of Modern Art, Library, New York, NY
For processing the Museum's Art Lending and Art Advisory Service Papers
$40,000
New Dance Group Studio, New York, NY
Archival restoration project to be conducted in conjunction with NYPL
$5,000
New York City Ballet, Inc., New York, NY
Support for preservation of the NYCB Archive
$60,000
New-York Historical Society, New York, NY
Funds for the assessment of the Society's archives/records management program
$40,000
North Carolina, University of. School of Information and Library Science. Chapel Hill, NC
Conference entitled "Primarily History: Historians and the Search for Primary Source Materials"
$19,584
Northwestern University Library, Evanston, IL
Support for the cataloguing of important music manuscripts in the Northwestern Library
$30,000
Research Libraries Group, Inc., Palo Alto, CA
To support the preparatory and conversion work on Volume II of Etat des fonds, Etat sommaire, the Napoleon Collection, and extraction of data describing the Abbey of Clairvaux Collection
$29,500
Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, NY
Production costs for an exhibit catalogue "Central New York Book Arts: Traditional to Innovative"
$2,500
Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
Funding for a searchable, web-accessible database of manufacturer's trade catalogs, mid 19th to early 20th century.
$20,000
Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, Venice, IT
To enable the computerization of the Museum's information infrastructure in general and its library catalogue in particular
$15,000
Syracuse University Library. Syracuse, NY
Strengthening An Archive For All: Developing Audio Support for Teaching and Research From the Historical Sound Recordings (1890-1950) in the Belfer Audio Laboratory and Archive'
$45,000
Virginia, University of. University of Virginia. Charlottesville, VA
Support for the Virginia's Book Art Center for The History of the Codex Book
$25,000
Washington, University of. University of Washington Libraries. Seattle, WA
To digitize the Russian collection of architectural historian William Craft Brumfield
$30,000

2000

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

Adirondack Museum, Blue Mountain Lake, NY
To help complete physical treatment of eighty-eight Adirondack regional guidebooks published between 1872 and 1915
$12,000
American Friends of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK
To process the Contemporary Dance Trust Archive at the V&A Theatre Museum
$25,000
American Ireland Fund in behalf of Archbishop Marsh's Library, Dublin, IR.
Contribution to Tercentenary Fund at Archbishop Marsh's Library
$5,000
Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC
Funds for an ARL publicity campaign dealing with intellectual property rights in member libraries
$15,000
Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC
To support a symposium, "Building on Strength: Developing an ARL Agenda for Special Collections," in June, 2001
$12,500
British Library, paid to American Trust for the British Library, London, UK
Funds for cataloging post-1640 titles for the English Short Title Catalogue
$35,000
Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Support for the Museum's "Access 2000: Collections Technology for a New Millennium," a project to add archival finding aids to their OPAC
$46,000
Byrd Hoffman Foundation, Watermill, Long Island, NY
Preservation and cataloging of the archival photograph collection of Robert Wilson
$5,000
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
An International Digital Archives Project to develop new techniques for optical recognition of cursive scripts
$15,000
Cambridge in America, for Girton College, Cambridge University, New York, NY
Access project for Girton College's Archive and Special Collections finding aids
$45,000
Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions, Ontario, Canada
Support for the project, Canada in the Making, and the digitizing of materials related to the history of Canada
$10,000
Center for Research Libraries, Chicago, IL
Funding for the Center's Collection Assessment Task Force and a 2002 Chicago conference on Cooperative Collection Development programs
$20,000
Folger Shakespeare Library, Trustees of Amherst College, Washington, DC
Exhibition support for "Raising the Curtain: David Garrick at the Folger"
$75,000
Hand Papermaking, Inc., Beltsville, MD
Subvention for 15th-anniversary issue of Hand Papermaking magazine
$3,000
Harvard University Library, Cambridge, MA
To create finding aids for the Houghton Mifflin Company archives at Harvard
$35,000
Indiana University, Center for the History of the Book, Bloomington, IN
To help establish a center for the study of the history of book publishing, distribution, and reception
$5,000
Johns Hopkins University Library, Baltimore, MD
Phase II of medieval manuscripts project "Roman de la Rose: Digital Surrogates of Three Manuscripts"
$40,000
Marlboro College, Marlboro, VT
To begin microfilm preservation of Plans of Concentration of Marlboro seniors
$5,000
New York University Library, New York, NY
Processing Harold Acton's collection of photographs and personal papers housed at Villa La Pietra in Florence
$80,000
Oneida Community Mansion House, Sherrill, New York, NY
Funding for final phase of the Mansion House Historic Structure Report (HSR) covering the New House Wing and the Lounge
$10,000
Philadelphia Area Consortium of Special Coll. Libraries, Philadelphia, PA
To create EAD versions of 22,500 pages of finding aids describing materials in the collections of 16 member libraries
$110,000
Research Libraries Group, Inc., Palo Alto, CA
To help convene an international working group for development of standards for the representation of archival contextual information (EAC)
$30,000
Syracuse University Press, Inc. Syracuse, NY
A subvention for publication of The Encyclopedia of New York State
$12,000
Toronto, University of. Faculty of Information, University of Toronto. Toronto, Canada
Phase I of "Scholarship in the humanities and archival sources: processes, perceptions and preferences in digitization" project
$28,000
Washington University. Library. St. Louis, MO
Expansion and processing of the Modern Literature Collections
$35,000
Wells College. Center for Book Arts. Aurora, NY
To sponsor third Victor Hammer Fellow in the Book Arts
$12,000

1999

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Ireland Fund in behalf of the Chester Beatty Library, Dublin, IR
Support for a conservation laboratory in Chester Beatty Library's new facility in Dublin Castle
$15,000
American Printing History Association, Inc., New York, NY
Support for APHA's 24th Annual Conference held at the Grolier Club in New York, October, 1999
$5,000
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
To complete the web-based catalogue of the Mary Reynolds Collection in the Institute Library
$18,000
British Library, paid to American Trust for the British Library, London, UK
Support for the Stefan Zweig program of live music at the British Library, featuring manuscript scores in the Music Library
$20,000
British Library, paid to American Trust for the British Library, London, UK
A grant to convert India Office Records in the British Library to machine-readable form and its online catalogue
$50,000
California, University of, at Santa Cruz. University Library, Santa Cruz, CA
Digitizing and cataloguing of slides from the Branson DeCou Collection of photographs of Italy from the 1920s and 1930s
$14,000
Cambridge in America, for Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge University, New York,
Access and preservation for photographic collections in the SPRI Library, including Frank Hurley's album from the Endurance expedition
$32,000
Centro di Studi Americani, Rome, IT
Organization and classification of the Centro Archives
$40,000
Chicago, University of. University of Chicago Library, Chicago, IL
A Save America's Treasures matching grant for digitizing the archives of Poetry magazine
$30,000
Columbia University, for Columbia University Library, New York, NY
Migration of records of the Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals to online access
$19,413
Columbia University, for Columbia University Library, New York, NY
Processing of legacy manuscript collections of performing arts and theater history
$80,000
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, PA
A matching grant (NEH) for preservation services at the Center
$30,000
Cornell University Library, Ithaca, NY
Conservation of The Andrew Dickson White Collection of Architectural Photographs
$40,000
Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR), Washington, DC
Funding a task force to consider the role of the artifact in library collections
$35,000
Drew University, Madison, NJ
Support of a 2000 conference on the "History of the Book: The Next Generation"
$4,000
Duke University Library, Durham, NC
Travel support for an international EAD planning meeting in 2000 in Toronto
$5,000
Duke University Library, Durham. NC
Funding for a statewide collaboration called the North Carolina Encoded Archival Description Project (NCEAD)
$80,000
Grolier Club of the City of New York, New York, NY
Production expenses for the Grolier catalogue of A Century for a Century: Fine Printing 1900-1999
$15,000
Library of America, Inc., New York, NY
To help branch libraries in NYC bring their collections of Library of America volumes up to date
$35,000
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, CAN
To contribute Canadian holdings to the Archival Resources service
$27,797
New Jersey Center for the Performing Arts, Newark, NJ
Support for a series of events entitled "Bricks, Mortar, and Spirit: Philip Roth's Newark"
$5,000
New School for Social Research, New York, NY
To catalog, preserve, and make accessible the Arthur Cohn collection of chamber music scores
$10,000
North Carolina, University of. University of North Carolina Library. Chapel Hill, NC
Support for a collaborative NEH program to encode and digitize finding aids for North American Slave Narratives (beginnings to 1920) in North Carolina collections
$5,000
Oneida Community Mansion House, Sherrill, NY
Further funding for the Oneida (HSR), covering The Tontine portion of the Mansion House Complex
$8,000
Pennsylvania, University of. University of Pennsylvania Library. Philadelphia, PA
Preparation of a finding aid for the records of the American Poetry Review in the University of Pennsylvania Library
$25,000
Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
Support exhibit catalogue of Smithsonian's Grolier Club exhibition of "Voyages of Discovery'
$15,000
Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing (SHARP), Houston, TX
Travel expenses for trainee scholars for two SHARP conferences in 2000 and 2001
$12,000
Society of Scribes, Ltd., New York, NY
Support for Artist & Alphabet: 20th-Century Calligraphy and Lettering Art in America, a Society exhibition
$1,000
Texas, University of. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center. Austin, TX
Support for conversion of Center finding aids to the EAD format
$30,000
Yale University Library, New Haven, CT
Funding for EAD Europe, a meeting of British and European archivists to promote EAD, hosted by the Public Records Office (now known as The National Archives)
$5,300
Yale University Library, New Haven, CT
"Imaging America": conversion of the Yale Art Gallery's American pictures to digital form
$76,780

1998

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Composers Alliance, New York, NY
Transfer of ACA music archive to Univ. of Maryland Library from New York
$10,000
American Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Toronto, Ontario, CAN
A grant for the Institute Library in honor of the late Leonard E. Boyle, former Librarian of the Vatican
$2,500
Association of Art Museum Directors Educational Foundation, Washington, DC
Support planning meeting for an Art Museum Image Consortium (AMICO) grant proposal to NSF for Digital Libraries Initiative II
$10,000
Centro di Studi Americani, Rome, IT
A grant for the installation of a library security system in the Centro Library
$30,000
Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford, CT
A grant in support of finding aid preparation of manuscript collections in the Society Library
$25,000
Drew University, Madison, NJ
For a lecture series on the History of the Book program
$5,000
Early English Short Title Catalogue in North America, UC Riverside, paid to Regents of the University of California, Riverside, CA
To support the Early English Serials supplement to the Early English Short Title Catalogue in North America (ESTC)
$120,000
Hancock Shaker Village, Pittsfield, MA
Planning grant for collaborative access to Shaker research materials in various institutions
$7,200
Linda Hall Library Trust, Kansas City, MO
Fellowship program for visiting scholars working in fields related to the history of science
$3,000
Oxford, University of. Bodleian Library, University of Oxford. Oxford, UK
The Bodleian Incunabula Project
$25,000
Oxford, University of. Bodleian Library, University of Oxford. Oxford, UK
A digital project for conversion of catalogues and finding aids for Bodley's legacy Western manuscript collections
$25,000
Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA
Inaugural support for the Penn State Center for the History of the Book
$5,000
Philadelphia Area Consortium of Special Coll. Libraries, Philadelphia, PA
Initial funding for consortium-wide workshops for Encoded Archival Description (EAD)
$15,050
Pittsburgh, University of. School of Information Sciences. Pittsburgh, PA
For a 1999 conference in Pittsburgh of Graduate Archival Educators
$25,000
Research Libraries Group, Inc., Palo Alto, CA
A collaborative project for conversion of finding aids to EAD
$40,000
Wells College. Center for Book Arts. Aurora, NY
To sponsor first Victor Hammer Fellow in the Book Arts
$10,000

1997

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Academy in Rome. Library, Rome, IT
A two-year project to organize the Fototeka photographic archives at the American Academy in Rome
$120,000
Amon Carter Museum of Western Art, Fort Worth, TX
Conversion to network of Cultural District Library Consortium's Online Public Access Catalog
$40,000
Archbishop Marsh's Library, Dublin, IR
Support for Dublin area conservation services through Marsh's Library program
$25,000
Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC
Support for an ARL conference on the policy implications of the rising cost of intellectual property
$15,000
California, University of, at Berkeley. Bancroft Library, Berkeley, CA
Support for Volume 25 of the Mark Twain Project on his Early Tales and Sketches, 1865-1866
$35,000
Cambridge in America, for Cambridge University Library, New York, NY
Grant to prepare an analytical illuminated medieval manuscript catalogue of Cambridge University library holdings (Published 2011)
$130,000
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, PA
Further endowed funds for advanced interns in preservation
$50,000
Cornell University Library, Ithaca, NY
Preservation and record conversion for Italian literature collections
$80,000
Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR), Washington, DC
Support of digital technology task forces organized by CLIR and the American Council of Learned Societies
$30,000
Dance Heritage Coalition, Washington, DC
A second collaborative grant to improve access to dance Research Resources held by Coalition members
$100,000
French Institute/Alliance Francaise, New York, NY
Initial funding for the Institute's Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)
$50,000
Grolier Club of the City of New York, New York, NY
A one-time grant to upgrade the computer facilities of the Club
$8,000
Harvard University Library, Cambridge, MA
Research assistance for a conference on the History of Libraries in America held in Philadelphia in 1998
$3,500
Indiana University/Purdue University, Center on Philanthropy, Indianapolis, IN
A grant for the processing of the Center's Archival Collections
$90,000
Museum of Modern Art, Library, New York, NY
For processing the Museum's Art Lending and Art Advisory Service Papers
$10,000
New School for Social Research, New York, NY
Cataloguing of chamber music scores at Mannes College of Music
$30,000
New York Public Library Astor Lenox & Tilden Foundations. Manuscripts Division. New York, NY
Support for the Library's Manuscripts and Archives Access Project, creating finding aids for many significant collections
$210,000
Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
Funds toward the endowment of the Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection at RIT
$50,000
Society of American Archivists, Washington, DC
A grant to advance the work of the Encoded Archival Description Working Group
$14,000
Syracuse University Library. Syracuse, NY
A project to process historical sound recordings in the Belfer Audio Archives
$270,000
Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, VA
Automation of collection records of the history of Virginia and the eastern United States from colonization to the modern era
$7,000
Winterthur Museum Library, Winterthur, DE
Partial funding for installation of the Museum Library's Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)
$7,000

1996

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Academy in Rome. Library, Rome, IT
Cataloging support for the Academy Library during a period of transition
$19,000
Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
Conference support for a conference entitled "National Discovery of European Resources in Australian Libraries"
$15,000
British Library, paid to American Trust for the British Library, London, UK
Funds to help develop the Library's Manuscript Records Retrospective Conversion Project for its catalogue of manuscripts online
$50,000
Columbia University, for Columbia University Library, New York, NY
Cataloguing of the archives of architect and theatre designer Joseph Urban
$65,000
Columbia University, for Columbia University Library, New York, NY
Support cataloguing of tile vault drawings in the architectural archives of the Guastavino/Collins collection
$25,000
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, PA
Support of a collaborative preservation program for Mid-Atlantic institutions
$25,000
Dartmouth College Library, Hanover, NH
Processing and digitizing of photographs from the Stefansson Collection on Polar Exploration
$30,000
London, University of London. Institute of Classical Studies. London, UK
To support the endowment of a librarian traineeship in the Institute Library
$20,000
Museum of Fine Arts, Library. Boston, MA
Collaborative auction catalogue record conversion project with Harvard University Library and the National Gallery of Canada
$45,000
Museum of Modern Art, Library, New York, NY
For processing the Museum's Art Lending and Art Advisory Service Papers
$10,000
Oneida Community Mansion House, Sherrill, NY
A grant to provide support for the Community's Historic Structure Report as well as funds to organize photographic collections.
$10,000
Research Libraries Group, Inc., Palo Alto, CA
Aid to RLG for facilitating training in a program called FAST (Finding Aids SGML Training)
$100,000
The Type Museum, London, UK, paid to Charities Aid Foundation of America, New York, NY
A grant in support of the Type Museum in London
$1,500
Victoria and Albert Museum. Theatre Museum, American Friends of. London, UK
Incorporation of the V & A's Auction Sales Indexes in RLG's Scipio data base
$70,000

1995

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Academy in Rome. Library, Rome, IT
Completion of the Library's online system and further work on the consortial data base of URBS (Unione Romana Biblioteche Scientifichi)
$25,000
American Music Center, Inc., New York, NY
To catalogue their backlog of recordings of American composer's work
$30,000
American Printing History Association, Inc., New York, NY
Support for publication of American Proprietary Typefaces, edited by David Pancow
$5,000
Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC
One year fee for participation in the Coalition for Networked Information (CNI)
$10,000
British Library, paid to American Trust for the British Library, London, UK
Fellowship for researchers in the British Centre for the Book
$12,000
Brooklyn Historical Society, Brooklyn, NY
Archival processing of the major archives of the Historical Society
$65,000
Commission on Preservation and Access, Washington, DC
To support meetings of a Task Force on Archiving of Digital Information
$10,000
Cornell University Library, Ithaca, NY
To help subsidize registration fees for participants in Cornell's digital imaging workshops
$6,000
CUNY Graduate Center, New York, NY
Matching grant (NEH) for Database of Classical Bibliography
$15,000
Dance Heritage Coalition, Washington, DC
Collaborative grant to improve access to dance Research Resources held by Coalition members
$70,000
Frick Collection, Art Reference Library New York, NY
Funding for the Frick Collection's Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)
$70,000
Harvard University Library, Cambridge, MA
Creation of auction catalogue records and shared collection management among Harvard, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, and the National Gallery of Canada
$70,000
Harvard University. I Tatti, Florence, IT
To help establish cataloguing procedures for the IRIS Library Consortium in Florence, Italy
$2,500
Kansas, University of. University of Kansas Law School. Lawrence, KS
Support for a bibliographical database of Roman law books published in Italy from 1470 to 1700
$30,000
Library of America, Inc., New York, NY
A grant to help keep Reporting World War II: American Journalism 1938-1946 in print
$50,000
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, CAN
Prepare an online index of exhibition catalogues of the National Gallery of Canada, 1880 to 1930
$35,000
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, CAN
Collaborative project with Harvard and the Museum of Fine Arts Boston for conversion of auction catalogue records
$45,000
New York Academy of Medicine, New York
Creation of machine-readable cataloging records for rare printed books
$50,000
Newberry Library, Chicago, IL
Cataloguing manuscripts and maps in the Edward E. Ayer Collection
$25,000
Small Press Center, New York, NY
To support the Small Press Center and its Reference Collection
$7,000

1994

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Academy in Rome. Library, Rome, IT
Towards the purchase of a microformat reader-printer for the Academy Library
$10,000
American Music Center, Inc., New York, NY
Support cataloguing backlog and to catalogue incoming scores of new acquisitions
$30,000
American Printing History Association, Inc., New York, NY
Subvention subsidy for publication of the Journal of Printing History
$7,000
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, PA
Endowment for internship training at the Center, matching a Mellon Foundation grant
$25,000
Huntington Library, San Marino, CA
A matching grant (NEH) to prepare for the Library's first online catalog
$30,000
Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, NY
Support for the development of a collaborative network for the Clearinghouse on computer applications in museums
$5,500
New York City Ballet, Inc., New York, NY
establishment of Music Library
$28,000
Pennsylvania, University of. University of Pennsylvania Library. Philadelphia, PA
A grant for online cataloguing and preservation evaluation of 400 Italian Manuscript codices
$30,000
Princeton University Library, Princeton, NJ
To support a U.S. meeting of the Committee on Literature and Art of International Council on Archives at Princeton University
$8,700
Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, VA
Contribution to the endowment in support of the core functions of the library
$5,000

1993

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, MA
Matching funds for a Mellon Foundation grant to endow Reader Services in the Society's Library
$25,000
American Historical Association, Washington, DC
Support for simultaneous translation facilities at a Bellagio, Italy, conference on "Access to Archives" in Western countries and in the former Soviet bloc countries
$10,000
Archbishop Marsh's Library, Dublin, IR
To support conservation work by the Library's Jean Paul Delmas Bindery
$50,000
Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC
Support for program to recruit minorities to careers in academic and research libraries
$30,000
Commission on Preservation and Access, Washington, DC
Towards expansion of newsletter distribution, exhibit services, and general support for the Commission
$50,000
Georgia, University Center. Emory, Special Collections Group, Atlanta, GA
Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project (GAMMA), a collaborative project for processing the archival collections of Georgia's historically black colleges
$70,000
Library of America, Inc., New York, NY
Support for the publication of Henry James's Collected Travel Writings
$40,000
Oneida Community Mansion House, Sherrill, NY
Support for oral history, publications, and conference programs of Mansion House
$7,000
Small Press Center, New York, NY
Funds to support the expansion of the Reference Collection of the Small Press Center
$7,000
Syracuse University Library, Syracuse, NY
Multi-year grant for cataloging the Leopold von Ranke Library and related materials
$225,000
Wisconsin, University of. History of Cartography Program. University of Wisconsin, paid to University of Wisconsin Foundation, Madison, WI
General support for The History of Cartography project on Renaissance Cartography
$25,000