International Library, Information, and Analytical Center (ILIAC) is a non-profit US-based and US-registered corporation of international status set up to contribute to the development of educational, scientific, cultural, and business cooperation between Russia and the CIS, and the USA and other countries.
ILIAC is an information gateway to Russia and the CIS countries for the American public, primarily in library and information field, but also in wider areas of culture, science and education.
ILIAC is the U.S. organization described in section 501 (c) (3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code and acts in accordance with Article of Incorporation and Bylaws.
an associative member of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions
a member of the International Association of Users and Developers of Electronic Libraries and New Information Technologies (ELNIT) a coorganizer of major international conferences “CRIMEA” and “LIBCOM” in library-information sphere
To ensure efficient and multidimensional international cooperation in library and information field, to contribute to the development of sci-tech, cultural and educational links between Russia and the CIS and the USA and other countries.
ILIAC MAJOR TASKS
1. Organization of international professional research, study and training programs on current problems of library, information and publishing business, web technologies, legal and other aspects of the information society development.
2. Serving as a multi-purpose clearing house and a gateway to library and information resources of Russia and the CIS
3. Consulting and providing information business contacts in science, culture and education
4. Organization and participation in joint actions, programs and projects of compatriots, cooperation with Russian-speaking diaspora in the United States and other countries.