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Publication Date: 1992
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Building a New Agenda: Economic Pressures, Technological Innovation, and Access to Information. Minutes of the Meeting (119th, Washington, D.C., October 23-25, 1991).
Mooney, Sarah E., Ed.
The following 12 papers in this report from the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) address management and preservation of research library resources, access to information resources, scholarly communication, research collections, and information policies: (1) "Management Issues That Keep Directors Awake at Night: (Joanne Euster); (2) "ARL Statistics: Nightmares or Pleasant Dreams?" (Irene Hoadley); (3) "Funding Preservation Programs in ARL Libraries: Strategies for the 1990s" (William J. Studer); (4) "Financing a New Preservation Program" (Paul Willis); (5) "Strategies for Increasing Productivity" (Scott Bennett); (6) "Strategies for Reducing the Preservation Budget" (Joseph Rosenthal); (7) "The Future of Congress' Mass Deacidification Plans" (Kenneth Harris); (8) "Evolution of Electronic Resource Sharing: A White Paper" (Nancy Eaton); (9) "University Presses and ARL Libraries: Partnerships and Collaborations" (Richard De Bacher); (10) "Technologically-Enhanced Article and Document Delivery Systems: New Services and Their Effect on Research Libraries" (Michael Gannon); (11) "Determining Values Related to Collection Development in Research Libraries" (Harold Billings); and (12) "Government Information in Electronic Format: Case Studies" (Merrily Taylor). This report also includes ARL program updates from the Office of Management Services, Office of Scientific and Academic Publishing, and the Coalition for Networked Information; strategic forum reports; reports on foundation trends in the 1990s; and minutes of the business meeting. Appendices contain a report on association activities; an attendance list and index of persons; lists of officers and members of the Board of Directors, committees, and task forces; and a membership directory. (BBM)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Access to Information, Conferences, Economic Factors, Financial Support, Higher Education, Library Administration, Library Associations, Preservation, Research Libraries, Scholarly Communication, Technological Advancement
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Authoring Institution: Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.