ERIC Number: ED364223
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
ARL: A Bimonthly Newsletter of Research Library Issues and Actions, 1992-1993.
ARL, n164-171 Jan 1992-Nov 1993
This document consists of 12 issues (2 years) of a newsletter devoted to information and reports on issues and actions of interest to research libraries. Each of the 12 newsletters in the collection is divided into six topic areas: (1) current issues, which offers articles on topics such as library catalogs in the 21st century, libraries and scholarly communication, and the costs of interlibrary loan; (2) reports from ARL's Office of Science and Academic Publishing on publishers, book fairs, electronic publishing, serial prices and cancellation rates, electronic publishing, and other relevant information; (3) federal relations, including copyright legislation, the National Research and Education Network (NREN), budgets of federal agencies, and congressional hearings of interest to research libraries; (4) reports from the Coalition for Networked Information (CNI), such as task force meeting reports and progress on the TopNode project; (5) articles from ARL's Office of Management Services, addressing topics such as cultural diversity consulting, current management theory appropriate to librarians, and minority recruiting; and (6) ARL activities, including meeting announcements, grants received, personnel changes, and publications. (KRN)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Federal Government, Federal Legislation, Financial Support, Futures (of Society), Grants, Higher Education, Library Administration, Library Associations, Library Services, Meetings, Research Libraries
Association of Research Libraries, 21 Dupont Circle, Washington, DC 20036 (members $25/year for additional subscription; nonmembers $50/year).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.