Libraries

Discussion paper
6 December 2016

This white paper discusses key issues covered in the P2L Summit, held on May 9 – 10 2016, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Strategy
28 September 2016

With this list of areas for action, libraries and publishers have a plan for where they can work together to bring about progress on access to information in time for the second International Day...

Website
26 September 2016

This website presents a major initiative from the Australian Library and Information Association to advocate for a fair, open, democratic society where information belongs to everyone.

Conference paper
7 September 2016

This paper suggests that even if highly desirable copyright reforms eventuate, such as a broad fair use exception and ending perpetual copyright in unpublished works, many complexities will remain...

Report
14 July 2016

This resource provides an update of key advocacy and policy issues of interest to the research library community in Canada and in the US from April 1 through July 14, 2016.

Literature review
4 April 2016

Ongoing financial, administrative, and technological changes present significant challenges and opportunities for government libraries in delivering services to their clients.

Guide
9 December 2015

The Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) Minimum Standard Guidelines for Library Services to Prisoners provide guidance on the establishment, operation, and evaluation of library...

Report
24 November 2015

This report presents the findings of a study to map the Library, Archives, Records, Information Management, and Knowledge Management professions in the UK.

Report
18 November 2015

This landscape review of offices of scholarly communication was designed to gather basic information about its different forms at some of the largest research-intensive university libraries.

Report
16 November 2015

The findings included in this report illustrate how some behaviors have changed as new technologies emerge while other behaviors remain constant. We have heard from our study participants time and...