ERIC Number: ED509216
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Research Library Issues: A Bimonthly Report from ARL, CNI, and SPARC--A Special Issue on Distinctive Collections. RLI 267
Barrett, G. Jaia, Ed.
Association of Research Libraries
"Research Library Issues" ("RLI") is a bimonthly report from ARL (Association of Research Libraries), CNI (Coalition of Networked Information), and SPARC (Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition). This issue includes the following articles: (1) Special Collections at the Cusp of the Digital Age: A Credo (Clifford A. Lynch); (2) Moving Special Collections Forward in an Age of Discovery: Themes from the ARL-CNI Forum (Lisa R. Carter); (3) The Collaborative Imperative: Special Collections in the Digital Age (Anne R. Kenney); and (4) The Changing Role of Special Collections in Scholarly Communications (Donald J. Waters). Each article contains endnotes.
Descriptors: Research Libraries, Archives, Primary Sources, Scholarship, Electronic Publishing, Access to Information, Information Utilization, Metadata, Role, Change, Cooperation
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Research Libraries