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Project Ceres


In 2012, CRL formed a partnership with the United States Agriculture Information Network (USAIN) and the Agriculture Network Information Center (AgNIC) to support the ongoing preservation and digitization of collections in the field of agriculture Project Ceres has two primary goals:


Sustain consensus-based, cooperative archiving of primary serial collections in the field of agriculture, defined broadly;
Expand electronic access to digital and print resources from all world regions to support agricultural research.

For more information see the Center for Research Libraries.



2017 Project Ceres Call for Proposals, deadline February 17, 2017

Call for Proposals
Proposal Form
Budget Form Tier 1
Budget Form Tier 2
Information Form
Guidelines: Bibliographies and Taxonomy of Publication Types and Titles, Land Grant University Publications
Required Metadata
Proposal Rubric



CRL Sample Services Agreement and Supporting Documentation

Ceres funding agreement example
Attachment A
Attachment B part 1
Attachment B part 2
Report template



Project Ceres Funded Projects