MALLCO is a consortium of academic law libraries organized as a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation for the benefit of its members. Currently, there are 24 member libraries, which come from eleven states: Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
The mission of the Mid-America Law Library Consortium (MALLCO) is to encourage and promote cooperative endeavors among member law school libraries in order to advance the research and educational opportunities of all member libraries, the institutions they serve, and the broader legal community.
Goal 1 . Assist member libraries in delivering relevant, timely, cost-effective information in a legal, ethical and collegial manner.
Goal 2. Facilitate cooperative networking, professional development, and an ongoing exchange of ideas among members.
Goal 3. Facilitate mutually beneficial and enduring collection analysis, resource sharing, preservation, and retention arrangements.
Goal 4. Embrace appropriate and innovative technologies which forge effective partnerships and which significantly improve law library services offered by members.
(approved November 2, 2007)