ARL Supplementary Statistics 1999-2000
ARL: A Bimonthly Report 213 (Dec. 2000)
ARL: A Bimonthly Report 212 (Oct. 2000)
SPEC Kit 261: Post-Tenure Review (October 2000)
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SPEC Kit 260: The Interview Process (September 2000)
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Inquiry Regarding Sections 109 and 117 (Docket No. 000522150-0150-01)
ARL: A Bimonthly Report 211 (Aug. 2000)
SPEC Kit 259: Fee-based Services (August 2000)
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SPEC Kit 258: Managing Corporate Annual Reports (July 2000)
Inquiry Regarding Sections 109 and 117: Reply Comments of the Library Associations
The June 5, 2000, Request for Public Comment inquires about the effects of the amendments made by title 1 of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") and the development of electronic commerce and associated technology on the operation of sections 109 and 117 of title 17, United States Code, and the relationship between existing and emerging technology and the operation of those sections. The Libraries would like to address several issues raised by interested parties, as well as respond herein to questions regarding Section 117 of the DMCA.
ARL: A Bimonthly Report 210 (Jun. 2000)
SPEC Kit 257: The M.L.S. Hiring Requirement (June 2000)
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Principles for Emerging Systems of Scholarly Publishing (a.k.a. the Tempe Principles)
The "Tempe Principles" were agreed to by the undersigned individuals as a result of a meeting held in Tempe, Arizona, on March 2-4, 2000. Sponsored by the Association of American Universities, the Association of Research Libraries, and the Merrill Advanced Studies Center of the University of Kansas, the meeting was held to facilitate discussion among the various academic stakeholders in the scholarly publishing process and to build consensus on a set of principles that could guide the transformation of the scholarly publishing system.
SPEC Kit 256: Changing Roles of Library Professionals (May 2000)
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ARL: A Bimonthly Report 208/209 (Feb./Apr. 2000)
Special Double Issue on Human Resources
ARL Annual Salary Survey 1999-2000
Statement of Patricia A. Wand before the Subcommittee on Legislative, House Committee on Appropriations on the FY 1999 Appropriations for the Library of Congress.
Statement in support of the Library of Congress FY 2005 request of $602.3 million.
Safeguarding our Patrons' Privacy: What Every Librarian Needs to Know About the USA PATRIOT Act & Related Anti-Terrorism Measures
Notes and agenda from a webcast held on December 11, 2002.
How “Patriot Act 2” Would Further Erode the Basic Checks on Government Power That Keep America Safe and Free
Statement from the ACLU regarding the The USA PATRIOT Act, passed by Congress shortly after September 11, 2001.
S.692 - Digital Consumer Right to Know Act
To require the Federal Trade Commission to issue rules regarding the disclosure of technological measures that restrict consumer flexibility to use and manipulate digital information and entertainment content.
ARL Supplementary Statistics 1998-99
Statement of Patricia A. Wand before the Subcommittee on Legislative, House Committee on Appropriations on the FY 2000 Appropriations for the Library of Congress.
Statement supporting the Library budget request of $383.7 million, representing a 5.5% increase in the Library's budget.