ERIC Number: ED365346
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Charting the Future: Research Libraries Prepare for the 21st Century. Minutes of the Meeting (121st, Arlington, Virginia, October 21-23, 1992).
Harvey, Diane, Ed.; Leighton, Lallie Dawson, Ed.
The first program session, "Exercising Fair Use Rights in the '90s and Beyond," addressed the exercise of fair use rights, focusing on intellectual property management with special emphasis on the rights and perspectives of users, librarians, and educational institutions. The second session, "Organizational Change and Leadership," dealt with leadership and change. The next session, "Meeting the Challenges of a Culturally Diverse Environment," examined academic and research library responses to the challenge of a culturally diverse society and focused on effective initiatives being undertaken by academic and research libraries and the higher education community to bring under-represented minorities into the workplace. The final session, "Meeting User Requirements for Multi-Disciplinary Research," addressed the needs of scholars engaged in multi-disciplinary research. A report on ARL's activities, an attendance list, and an ARL membership list are appended. (JLB)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Affirmative Action, Conferences, Copyrights, Cultural Differences, Fair Use (Copyrights), Higher Education, Information Networks, Intellectual Property, Interdisciplinary Approach, Leadership, Library Associations, Minority Groups, Organizational Change, Recruitment, Research Libraries, Telecommunications, User Needs (Information)
Association of Research Libraries, 21 Dupont Circle, Washington DC 20036 ($25 ARL members; $35 non-members).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.