ARKLink Library Consortium

Consortial Abbreviation: 
ARKLink
Brief Description: 

Our mission is to increase, enhance, and facilitate cooperation among libraries in the state of Arkansas through consortial purchasing of resources, expanding access to resources, and encouraging partnerships between and among libraries.

Principal Consortial Functions: 
Electronic content licensing
Interlibrary loan/document delivery
Other Functions: 
ARKLink member libraries participate in a statewide reciprocal borrowing program using the ARKLink Card, allowing students to borrow books from other participating members. ARKLink member libraries also participate in a courier service delivering materials to member libraries quickly and inexpensively. ARKLink libraries steward our funds through cooperative purchasing and collection building programs enabling member libraries to maximize their materials budgets. ARKLink is governed by a Board of Directors, an Advisory Committee, and delegates from each member institution. A memorandum of understanding and bylaws provide policies and procedures for the work of ARKLink.
Mailing Address: 
ARKLink Library Consortium, Inc. Mr. Tracy Farmer, Treasurer P.O. Box 2040 State University, AR 72467
Country: 
United States
Generic Phone Number: 
870-972-3354
Fax: 
870-972-3519
Staff Contacts: 
Mr. Tracy Farmer, Treasurer 870-972-4312 tfarmer@astate.edu other matters Linda Creibaum 870-972-3354 lcreibaum@astate.edu
Number of Member Libraries (full or core members): 
51
Types of Member Libraries: 
Academic
Number of Staff: 
0.00