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RPC Grants Awarded During the Academic Year 2004-2005

Recipient Project Title / Description Request Amount 
of Award
Date of
Award
KC Elhard
Arcimboldo's Librarian
Photographic reproduction of the painting.
$200.00
9/7/04
David Griffiths
The Citation of Government Documents by International Relations Specialists: A Study of Articles Published in the United States
Graduate student and undergraduate assistance; analysis to be done by Illinois Statistics Office.
$2,600.00
10/29/04
Tim Cole
Using the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting. (book)
Graduate student for editorial assistance
$1084.00
12/7/04
Travis McDade
Throwing the Book: A Case of a Rare Upward Departure
Travel; photocopying expenses
$1553.25
1/20/05
Setuko Noguchi
Japanese Historical Maps and Pictorial Maps in Digital Archives
Graduate student assistance
$1,524.00
2/7/05
Alvan Bregman
Life and writings of Thomas Tooly / To put in context two unique early 18th-century items in our collection.
Travel
$734.00
2/15/05
Wendy Shelburne and Karen Schmidt
Fugitive Collections: Acquiring collections from the fringe
Graduate student assistance
$4,435.00
2/25/05
Caroline Szylowicz
Edition and publication of an unpublished letter of Marcel Proust
Translation of a paper
$100.00
3/9/05
Allison Sutton & JoAnn Jacoby
A Comparative Study of Book and Journal Use in the Social Sciences
Gift certificates; photocopying
$350.00
3/18/05
JoAnn Jacoby & Jo Kibbee
Cultural Anthropology: A Guide to Reference and Information Sources, 2nd Edition
Graduate student assistance; photocopy support
$2,951.00
3/23/05
Bill Maher
State Common Law Copyright Cases for Unpublished Works
Graduate student assistance; copy card
$581.20
5/24/05
John Hoffman
New edition of Benjamin P. Thomas, Portrait for Posterity: Lincoln and His Biographers (1947)
Travel; photocopies
$2399.50
5/26/05
Janice Pilch
International Copyright for Librarians”(book)
Travel; photocopies
$742.50
5/26/05
Paula Carns
Costume as a Storytelling Device on an Ivory Casket with the Old French Floire et Blanchefleur
Travel
$406.64 7/22/05

Total funds awarded to RPC grant recipients during academic year 2004-2005:   $19,661.10


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