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World War I Archives

World War I Archives Made Accessible with Audio Recordings

CRIS Radio, the IDEAL Group, and the Connecticut State Library (CSL) are working together on a collaborative pilot project to improve access to archival records and historical documents for individuals with print disabilities.

This partnership will integrate CRIS Radio's recording of documents from the Connecticut State Library’s World War I archival collections with IDEAL Group’s eReading and Knowledge-Discovery online and Web-based technology, a tool that will significantly improve searching historical primary source documents.  Read more.


Paul Petro


Member since: 2016
Term expires:  2018

Founder and CEO

"I joined the CRIS Board because I want to work with bright, focused, motivated people who support a noble cause with creativity, determination, and passion.  CRIS is all of that and much, much more, and I am honored, humbled, and excited to be a part of the work that CRIS is doing in the world!

Gail Lebert


Member since: February 2015
Term expires: 2018

Director of Partnership Development, Klingberg Family Centers;
Former Publisher, Hartford Business Journal

"CRIS Radio is an organization that leverages the talented staff and volunteers to provide news and information to those who cannot access it.  I’m jazzed every time I come away from a … Continue Reading ››