Association of Research Libraries (ARLĀ®)

Public Access Policies

Additional Resources

Public Access Policies: Additional Resources

Nomination of David Ferriero for Archivist of the United States (October 1, '09)

ARL Submits Letter in Support of David Ferriero for Archivist [PDF] (Sept. 23, '09)

Letter Supporting H.R. 5811, the Electronic Message Preservation Act, July 9, 2008 [PDF]

NARA Agreement with iArchives

NARA Digitization Agreement with Genealogical Society of Utah

"Access to Government Information in the United States," CRS Report for Congress, updated April 23, 2007 [PDF]

"Cyberinfrastructure Vision for 21st-Century Discovery," National Science Foundation, March 2007 [PDF]

Letter Supporting Online Access to CRS Reports, from and Center for Democracy & Technology to Senators Feinstein and Bennett, March 28, 2007 [PDF]

ARL Statement on Recorded Sound Preservation to National Recording Preservation Board, Library of Congress, January 26, 2007 [PDF]

Library Associations Comment on NARA/Google Deliberations, to Archivist of the United States, July 6, 2006 [PDF]

Library Associations Support Open Document Format Standard Adoption in Massachusetts, to Commonwealth of Massachusetts, December 12, 2005 [PDF]