Network of Alabama Academic Libraries

Consortial Abbreviation: 
NAAL
Brief Description: 

The Network of Alabama Academic Libraries (NAAL,) a not-for-profit consortium of the Alabama Commission on Higher Education and Alabama’s eligible public and private four-year colleges and universities, coordinates academic library resource sharing to enhance education and research.
Through NAAL, libraries…
• Provide students and researchers with just-in-time scholarly resources,
• Borrow and loan library materials freely to one another,
• Preserve and promote digital content,
• Educate and inform library faculty and staff,
• And collaborate with other organizations to provide all Alabamians with educational and informational resources via the Alabama Virtual Library (AVL.)

Principal Consortial Functions: 
Electronic content licensing
Interlibrary loan/document delivery
Preservation
Training
Mailing Address: 
Network of Alabama Academic Libraries P. O. Box 302000 Montgomery, AL 36130-2000
Country: 
United States
Generic Phone Number: 
334.242.2109
Fax: 
334.242.0268
Staff Contacts: 
Sheila Snow-Croft, Director, 334.242.2109, sheila.snow-croft@ache.edu
Number of Member Libraries (full or core members): 
28
Number of Affiliate Member Libraries: 
0
Types of Member Libraries: 
Academic
Other Types of Members: 
Cooperative Members of NAAL are made up of state and Federal organizations and a public library.
Number of Staff: 
1.00