At its June 25, 2019, meeting, the American Library Association (ALA) Council offered a tribute to Prue Adler upon her retirement from the Association of Research Libraries (ARL). The tribute resolution details Prue’s major accomplishments on behalf of libraries and their patrons and offers her “congratulations, warm regards, and gratitude for [her] loyalty, dedication, and commitment.” Prue retired as associate executive director, federal relations and information policy, on May 31, 2019, after 30 years of service to ARL.
About the Association of Research Libraries
The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is a nonprofit organization of 124 research libraries in Canada and the US whose mission is to advance research, learning, and scholarly communication. The Association fosters the open exchange of ideas and expertise, promotes equity and diversity, and pursues advocacy and public policy efforts that reflect the values of the library, scholarly, and higher education communities. ARL forges partnerships and catalyzes the collective efforts of research libraries to enable knowledge creation and to achieve enduring and barrier-free access to information. ARL is on the web at ARL.org.