To review both the Guide to Fair Business Practices and Licensing Principles for Electronic Resources, and suggest appropriate revisions to reflect current best practices.
The Special Committee will:
- Review and update the AALL Guide to Fair Business Practices for Legal Publishers, and the Licensing Principals for Electronic Resources, paying particular attention to current practices and electronic publishing standards.
- Provide opportunities throughout the process for legal information professionals and suppliers to comment on the proposed revisions.
- Develop an implementation plan that includes seeking commitment from law librarians and legal information providers to the practices endorsed in both publications.
The committee will meet by conference call as necessary to complete its work, and make its report and recommendation for consideration at the 2018 Spring Executive Board meeting.
Membership on the committee will be until the committee completes its charge.
The committee shall consist of a chair and six members and a non-voting Executive Board and staff liaison.
STRATEGIC DIRECTIONS COMPLIANCE
- Goal I: Knowledge
- Goal III: Leadership