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My First Post at Library Renewal – ALA EQUACC Interim Report

Recently I was invited to be a contributing editor at Library Renewal* and I was delighted to accept (because I need more projects!) 🙂  Seriously I think what is happening right now with access to electronic content is very important.

Tonight I published my first post, simply the Interim Report released by The Presidential Task Force on Equitable Access to Electronic Content (EQUACC).

Of special note:

The Task Force had agreed to focus on five issues:

  1. Environmental Scan
  2. Licensing
  3. Accessibility
  4. Public Relations
  5. Model Project

Task Force created an EQUACC web site (http://www.equacc.ala.org/).

You can, of course, read the whole thing at Library Renewal

*For those of you not familiar with Library Renewal it is about electronic content and access, specifically developing research, relationships, and outreach to help libraries manage and deliver digital content.

 

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