Promote language for inclusion in library license agreements that will enable flexible reuse of any scholarly content created by authors affiliated with the institution. Advance appropriate collective membership action in the marketplace. Promoting Policies and Practices that Support Innovation and Enduring Access Support legislation and executive action to promote public access to federally funded research. Examine library options to support at-risk print journals. Accelerate contacts between university presses and research libraries and foster opportunities for collaborations. Advocate for policies and strategies that enable reform of the Federal Depository Library Program. Promote the development of expertise in data curation in research libraries. Clarifying Strategies to Reconfigure Research Library Organizations and Services Articulate visions for the 21st-century research library and define elements for describing their value and contributions in support of research and scholarship. Promote new models for preservation, management, and access to monographs, for both existing print collections and e-books, including national strategies that foster efficient use of the numerous storage facilities managed by members. Advance collaborative/coordinated efforts among ARL members in the management and preservation of digital special collections. Strengthen linkages between diversity recruitment strategies and ARL’s succession planning program for research library director positions. RLI 268 8 Themes within the ARL Strategic Plan 2010–2012 ( C O N T I N U E D ) FEBRUARY 2010 RESEARCH LIBRARY ISSUES: A BIMONTHLY REPORT FROM ARL, CNI, AND SPARC
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