Preserving America's Legal Materials in Print (PALMPrint)

Program Description

Preserving America’s Legal Materials in Print (PALMPrint) is a print repository devoted to a legacy collection of U.S. federal and state primary legal materials. Developed by the Legal Information Preservation Alliance (LIPA) and the NELLCO Law Library Consortium (NELLCO), this project began as a three year (2013-2016) pilot intended to prove the concept of a shared, discipline-specific collection, jointly owned by the sponsoring organizations and the participating libraries. The collection is housed in the high-density storage facility of William B. Meyer, Inc., located in Windsor, CT

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Program Details

Operating Details

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  • Archive Type: Print
  • Status: Operational
  • Format Archived: Govt Docs
  • Selection: Priority collections will include:  Federal materials - statutes, codes, reports, congressional records, administrative codes and executive orders/presidential papers. State materials - session laws, codes, administrative codes and registers, court report
  • Retention Period: Permanent
  • Ownership: Transfers to Program/Consortium
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