Virtual Academic Library Environment of New Jersey

Consortial Abbreviation: 
VALE
Slogan or Motto: 
Dedicated to innovation and collaboration.
Brief Description: 

The Virtual Academic Library Environment (VALE), a consortium of New Jersey college and university libraries and the New Jersey State Library, is dedicated to furthering excellence in learning and research through innovative and collaborative approaches to information resources and services.

Principal Consortial Functions: 
Collections sharing
Electronic content licensing
Other Functions: 
Professional development and networking. Opportunities for collaborations on information literacy, assessment, bibliographic control and digital media.
Mailing Address: 
VALE, c/o NJEDge 218 Central Avenue – GITC 3902 Newark, NJ 07102-1982
Country: 
United States
Generic Phone Number: 
855-832-3343
Staff Contacts: 
Kurt Wagner, Chair, Executive Committee, kwagner@monmouth.edu, 732-571-4401 / Melissa Lena, VALE Program Manager, melissa.lena@njedge.net, 855-832-3343
Number of Member Libraries (full or core members): 
52
Number of Affiliate Member Libraries: 
0
Types of Member Libraries: 
Academic
Other Types of Members: 
New Jersey State Library
Number of Staff: 
1.00