Lithuanian Research Library Consortium

Consortial Abbreviation: 
LMBA
Brief Description: 

Lithuanian Research Library Consortium was found in December, 2001. At present there are 55 members, including national, academic, significant state, county public and research institute libraries. The main objectives of the Consortium are: promoting of the creation of virtual libraries, preparation and implementation of advanced technology and innovative projects in the libraries; subscription to electronic databases for Consortium members and other libraries; promotion of Open Access; awareness raising about Intellectual Property, advocating for better conditions for libraries. LMBA consortium is running the nation-wide project "eMoDB.LT2: Opening of Online Research Databases for Lithuania – Stage 2" (http://www.lmba.lt/en/about-lmba/projects/emodblt2).

Principal Consortial Functions: 
Electronic content licensing
Training
Mailing Address: 
Gedimino Ave. 51 LT-01504 Vilnius, Lithuania
Country: 
Lithuania
Generic Phone Number: 
+370 5 239 8684
Fax: 
+370 5 239 8684
Staff Contacts: 
Emilija Banionyte, President, telephone +370 5 275 0340, e-mail Emilija.Banionyte@leu.lt, Ausra Vaskeviciene, Head of Administration, telephone +370 5 239 8684, e-mail a.vaskeviciene@lnb.lt
Number of Member Libraries (full or core members): 
55
Types of Member Libraries: 
Academic
Public
Special
Number of Staff: 
11.00