January 21, 2022

Now Available: Proceedings of the 159th ARL Membership Meeting

“Expanding Capacity and Partnerships in the Digital World.”
The 159th ARL Membership Meeting took place in Washington DC on October 12–13, 2011

Twitter Hashtag: #ARL11fall

Welcoming Remarks

Carol A. Mandel, New York University, and ARL President

Session audio to come

Constructing Digital Research Collections

Convener: Deanna Marcum, New York University

Charles J. Henry, Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR)
Ed Van Gemert, University of Wisconsin–Madison
Brewster Kahle, Internet Archive

Session audio to come

Van Gemert slides [PDF]
Kahle slides [PDF]

Opening Up Orphan Works

Convener: Lizabeth (Betsy) Wilson, University of Washington

Paul N. Courant, University of Michigan
Sharon E. Farb, University of California, Los Angeles
Jonathan Band, PLLC, Technology Law and Policy

Session audio to come

Farb slides [PDF]

Luncheon with Program

Convener: Mary Case, University of Illinois at Chicago
Speaker: R. Michael Tanner, Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU)

Session audio to come

Briefing from the Task Force on Licensing E-Book Packages

Speaker: Brinley Franklin, University of Connecticut and Chair of ARL Task Force on Licensing E-Book Packages

Session audio to come

Franklin slides [PDF]

Concurrent Topical Briefing Sessions

Update of Key Policy Issues Pending Before the Research Library Community

Convener: James F. Williams II, University of Colorado at Boulder and Chair of ARL Influencing Public Policies Steering Committee

Prudence S. Adler, Association of Research Libraries
Jonathan Band, PLLC, Technology Law and Policy
Brandon Butler, Association of Research Libraries

Session audio to come

Using Licenses and Contracts as Effective Tools for Scholarship

Convener: Ann J. Wolpert, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Speaker: Jaren D. Wilcoxson, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Session audio to come

Expanding Capacity and Partnerships Through Authenticity and Trust: The Case of the MetaArchive Cooperative
Convener: H. Carton Rogers, University of Pennsylvania
Speaker: Tyler Walters, Virginia Tech

Session audio to come

Walters slides [PDF]

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.