ERIC Number: ED493324
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Aug
ARL: A Bimonthly Report on Research Library Issues and Actions from ARL, CNI, and SPARC. Number 247
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) The Changing Role of Intellectual Authority (Peter J. Nicholson); (2) Scholarly Communication (Karla Hahn); and (3) SPARC Introduces Author Rights Educational Initiative to Inform Faculty about Securing Their Rights as Authors (Jennifer Heffelfinger). (Individual articles contain references.)
Descriptors: Periodicals, Communication (Thought Transfer), Scholarship, Information Policy, Research Libraries, Reports, Intellectual Property, Copyrights, Journal Articles
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Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.