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CRL gathers and provides information here about publishers, aggregators, preservation services, and other organizations that host, publish, and maintain digital resources of interest to the CRL community.  This information is intended to inform library decisions on investment in electronic resources and related services.

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CEDROM-SNi

CEDROM-SNi is a Canadian aggregator of newspaper, magazine, and television content.

Updated: Oct 27, 2014 2:56pm

Cengage Learning

Cengage Learning is an educational content, technology, and services company for the higher education and K-12, professional and library markets. Cengage Learning's higher education product lines include learning solutions such as MindTap, and engagement services such as curriculum development and course redesign. The company's library and research products are managed through Gale (formerly part of Thomson Learning). 

Cengage Learning employs more than 5,500 people in 20 countries, and its annual revenue is approximately $1.5 billion.

Updated: Oct 1, 2015 5:56pm

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Center for Disease Control and Prevention is the major operating component of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 

Updated: Sep 8, 2016 11:12am

Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy Pvt. Ltd

A business and economic database and research company, based in Mumbai, India. It provides business data and services to governments, academia, financial markets, business enterprises, and the media.

Updated: Feb 18, 2015 12:36pm

Centro Nacional de Memoria Historica

A National (Columbian), public organization under the Department for Social Prosperity (DPS), Centro Nacional de Memoria Historica aims to collect and recover all documentary material, oral testimonies, and other materials related to violations referred to in Article 147 of the Law of Victims and Land restitution. 

The information collected will be made available to interested parties, researchers and citizens in general. 

Updated: Oct 17, 2018 1:03pm

Classiques Garnier Numérique

Classiques Garnier Numérique offers to universities, public, private and research libraries online access to databases in the fields of literature and the humanities

Updated: Oct 5, 2017 9:07am

CLOCKSS

CLOCKSS is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization with a decentralized system for preserving electronic scholarly content. Publishers and librarians participate in deciding procedures, priorities, and under what circumstances to trigger the release to the web of archived content. Content is stored in twelve archive nodes that are located worldwide.

For more information about CLOCKSS see the 2016 CRL webinar CLOCKSS, LOCKSS and the "Long Tail," Preserving at-risk Publishers.

Updated: Sep 12, 2018 9:58am

Code for Africa

Data journalism and civic technology initiative operating across Africa. It is co-funded and driven by grassroots citizen organizations and the mass media and is focused primarily on building civic technology capacity within civil society and the watchdog media.

Code for Africa programs are: 

Data Liberation Data Fellowships Data Skills Data Tools 

The Code for Africa citizen labs are located in: Tanzania, Kenya, Nigeria, Morocco, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Cameroon, and Uganda.  There are Code for Africa affiliate labs in Cameroon, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, and Uganda.

Updated: Oct 4, 2018 11:03am

Columbia University

Columbia University is the hosting institution for various digital libraries and archives.

Updated: Mar 4, 2016 12:56pm

Conde Nast

Conde Nast is a dvision of Advance Publications, a mass-media company based in New York.  Conde Nast is pubisher of a number of high end magazines and journals, including The New Yorker, Vogue, Vanity Fair, and Wired.

Updated: Jul 1, 2015 1:03pm

CoreLogic

CoreLogic is an aggregator and database provider of property and related financial records in the United States, Australia and New Zealand, with a growing presence in the United Kingdom, Canada, Mexico and India.

Updated: Oct 25, 2016 2:23pm

Cornell Institute for Social and Economic Research

The Cornell Institute for Social and Economic Research is an institute at Cornell University that supports the computational and data needs of Cornell social scientists and economists throughout the research process and data life cycle. The institute provides computing systems support, software consulting, and data access through its data archive. 

Updated: Sep 9, 2016 11:27am

Corporación Latinobarómetro

Non-profit non-governmental organization based in Santiago de Chile, that collects, distributes, and analyzes public opinion data from Latin America.

Updated: Jan 18, 2017 3:41pm

Crimson Hexagon

Crimson Hexagon is a social media analytics company based out of Boston, Massachusetts.

Updated: Oct 25, 2016 1:42pm

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Data-Planet

Data-Planet™ is a large dynamic repository of statistical data.

Updated: Sep 10, 2015 7:31pm

Data.Gov

Data.Gov is the U.S. government's website for providing public access to machine readable datasets generated by the Executive Branch of the Federal Government. 

Updated: Sep 22, 2016 12:01pm

Datafolha

Brazilian public opinion research institute affiliated with São Paulo newspaper Folha de S.Paulo, and a property of Grupo Folha da Manhã. 

Updated: Jul 27, 2017 8:47pm

Datanalisis

Datanalisis is an independent, market research company based in Caracas, Venezuala, incorporated in 1991, with over 25 years of experience in public opinionresearch in the Andean area, Latin America and the Caribbean. Datanalisis polls are widely cited and are considered by many to track relatively closely with actual electoral results in the region.

Updated: Oct 14, 2016 2:38pm

Datanet India

Datanet India is a privately owned company that aggregates and provides online access to socio-economic and political statistical data about India, its states, regions, and districts. 

Updated: Sep 1, 2016 4:29pm

De Gruyter

De Gruyter is a scholarly publishing house specializing in law, humanities, and the sciences.  The company is headquartered in Berlin.

Updated: Oct 1, 2015 5:56pm

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