ERIC Number: ED491752
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Oct
ARL: A Bimonthly Report on Research Library Issues and Actions from ARL, CNI, and SPARC. Number 242
Barrett, G. Jaia, Ed.
Association of Research Libraries
ARL is the bimonthly report on research library issues and actions from ARL (Association of Research Libraries), CNI (Coalition of Networked Information), and SPARC (Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition). ARL reports on current issues of interest to academic and research library administrators, staff, and users; higher education administrators and faculty; information technologists and those who depend on networked information; as well as anyone concerned with the future of scholarly communication or information policy developments. Each issue explores a broad range of education topics of particular importance to research institutions and academic librarians. This edition of ARL includes the following papers: (1) "Transformation of a Scholarly Society Publishing Program" (Susan Skomal); (2) "The Google Print Library Project: A Copyright Analysis" (Jonathan Band); (3) "ARL University Libraries' Spending Trends" (Martha Kyrillidou); and (4) "ARL Awards Stipends for Graduate Library Education" (Jerome Offord, Jr.).
Descriptors: Research Libraries, Publishing Industry, Electronic Publishing, Anthropology, Scholarship, Professional Associations, Internet, Search Engines, Electronic Libraries, Copyrights, Court Litigation, Academic Libraries, Expenditures, Trend Analysis, Student Financial Aid, Library Education, Graduate Students, Minority Groups, Cultural Pluralism, Recruitment
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.