Welcome: Glossary: Association of Research Libraries
Its mission is to shape and influence forces affecting the future of research libraries in the process of scholarly communication. ARL operates as a forum for the exchange of ideas and as an agent for collective action.
ARL programs and services promote equitable access to and effective use of recorded knowledge in support of teaching, research, scholarship, and community service.
The Association articulates the concerns of research libraries and their institutions, forges coalitions, influences information policy development, and supports innovation and improvements in research library operations.
Organizational Category: Libraries
AAP/PSP Issue(s): Access to information / Archiving / Censorship / Copyright / Cybercrime / Database Protection / Digital Rights Management / Distance Education - Distance Learning / Document Delivery / Domain Names / E-Commerce / Fair Use / Government Competition / Interlibrary Loan / International / Legislation (Pending, Enacted) / Licensing / Privacy / Technological Safeguards/Circumvention / Treaties / International Agreements /
Creation Date: 06-Jan-01
Modification Date: 27-Oct-06
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