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American Council of Learned Societies

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

American Council of Learned Societies

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

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Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

1919-

History

"ACLS, a private, nonprofit federation of 71 national scholarly organizations, is the preeminent representative of American scholarship in the humanities and related social sciences. Advancing scholarship by awarding fellowships and strengthening relations among learned societies is central to our work. Other activities include support for scholarly conferences, reference works, and scholarly communication innovations." -http://www.acls.org/about/

Places

Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Control area

Description identifier

US LCNAF n 79095270

Institution identifier

DDO-ICFA

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR (CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families

Status

Draft

Level of detail

Minimal

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

This record was revised by Beth Bayley on November 15, 2013

Language(s)

  • English

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