William Y. Arms



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Selected Professional Activities

American Bar Association
Committee on the Status and Future of Federal e-Rulemaking (2007 - 2009)

American Law Institute
Adviser, Principles of the Law of Software Contracts (2004 - 2009)

Association for Computing Machinery
Publications Board (1993 - 2001), Vice Chairman (1997 - 1998), Chairman (1998 - 2000)

Coalition for Networked Information
Steering Committee (1990 - 1994)

Cornell University
Chair, University Faculty Library Board (2006 - 2008)

Department of Education and Science, UK
Research Fellow, National Libraries ADP Study (1970 - 1971)

D-Lib Magazine
Publisher (1995 - 1999)
Editor-in-chief (1999 - 2001)

eCornell
Director (2000 - 2005)

EDUCOM
Trustee (1983 - 1989)
Chairman of Board (1984 - 1989)

ERIC Steering Committee
Member (2004 - 2006)

Harvard University
Committee to Visit the University Library (1987 - 1993)
Committee to Visit the Office for Information Technology (1987 - 1990)
Committee to Visit Information Technology (1999 - 2005)

IBM
University Advisory Board (1989 - 1992)
Higher Education Customer Advisory Board (1994)

Institute for Scientific Information (ISI)
Strategic Advisory Board (1993 - 1998)

Inter-university Consortium on Educational Computing
Chairman of Governing Board (1987 - 1989)

J. Paul Getty Trust
Consultant, Art History Information Program (1982 - 1984)

Library of Congress
Consultant (1995 - 1998, 2000 -2001)

MIT Press
Series Editor, Digital Libraries and Electronic Publishing (1998 - 2009)
Management Board (1999 - 2004)

National Science Foundation
Chair, workshop on a National Digital Library for Undergraduate Science, Mathematics, Engineering and Technology Education (1998)
Co-chair, workshop on the Future of Scholarly Communication: Building the Infrastructure for Cyberscholarship (2007)

National Research Council
Issues for Science and Engineering Researchers in the Digital Age (2000 - 2001)
Public-Private Partnerships in the Provision of Weather and Climate Services (2001 - 2003)

NeXT Computer
Advisory Board (1985 - 1992)

Phi Beta Kappa Society
Visiting Scholar (2014 - 2015)

Research Libraries Group
Chair, Committee on Strategic Planning for Information Technology (1982 - 1985)

Stanford University
President's Advisory Committee on Computer Science and Computing (1980 - 1982)


Last changed: January 2014