Association of Research Libraries

Consortial Abbreviation: 
ARL
Brief Description: 

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is a nonprofit membership organization of libraries and archives in major public and private universities, federal government agencies, and large public institutions in Canada and the US. We are a forum for the exchange of ideas and a catalyst for collective action to create, share, and sustain our global knowledge. We advocate on research libraries’ behalf, convene our research and higher education partners, share intelligence on current issues, and develop the next generation of diverse library leaders.

Mailing Address: 
21 Dupont Circle NW, Ste 800 Washington DC 20036-1118
Country: 
United States
Generic Phone Number: 
1-202-296-2296
Fax: 
1-202-872-0884
Staff Contacts: 
Judy Ruttenberg, Senior Director of Program Strategy 1-202-296-2296 judy@arl.org
Number of Member Libraries (full or core members): 
124
Types of Member Libraries: 
Academic
Public
Special
Other Types of Members: 
National Government
Number of Staff: 
20.00