ERIC Number: ED477770
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
ARL: A Bimonthly Report on Research Library Issues and Actions from ARL, CNI, and SPARC, 2002.
Barrett, G. Jaia, Ed.
ARL, n220-225 Feb-Dec 2002
This document consists of seven issues of the ARL (Association of Research Libraries) Newsletter, covering February 2002 through December 2002. Most issues include some or all of the following sections: "Current Issues"; "Leadership and Management"; "New Measures Initiative"; "Statistics and Measurement"; "Access Services"; "Diversity"; "Federal Relations"; "Preservation"; reports from the Office of Scholarly Communications; "ARL Activities"; and a calendar of events. Topics covered include: promoting open access--developing new strategies for managing copyright and intellectual property; recruiting, retaining, and developing new librarians; designing library space; the case for institutional repositories; copyright term extension challenged, mass deacidification and the University of Michigan, and accelerating the open sharing of knowledge; and collections and access for the 21st-century scholar--changing roles of research libraries. (MES)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Access to Information, Copyrights, Higher Education, Library Administration, Library Associations, Library Role, Library Services, Newsletters, Research Libraries
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.