Council on Library and Information Resources

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The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) is an American independent, nonprofit organization. It works with libraries, cultural institutions, and higher learning communities on developing strategies to improve research, teaching, and learning environments. It is based in Alexandria, VA, United States.[3] CLIR is supported primarily by annual dues from its over 180 sponsoring institutions and 190 DLF members,[4] and by foundation grants and individual donations.

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Council on Library and Information Resources
AbbreviationCLIR
FormationMay 1956; 66 years ago (1956-05)
TypeNon-profit
NGO
HeadquartersAlexandria, VA, U.S.
Location
Region served
United States
Membership
183[1]
Charles Henry
Budget
$11 million[2]
Staff
17
Websitewww.clir.org
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CLIR is overseen by a 21-member board of directors.[5]