Summary: S.2138 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (03/04/1988)

National Agricultural Library Act - Establishes in the Department of Agriculture the National Agricultural Library to serve as the Nation's primary agricultural information resource.

Sets forth Library functions, including information acquisition and distribution, and inter-library coordination.

Establishes the National Agricultural Library Advisory Council. Includes among the nonvoting members the Librarian of Congress.

Authorizes the Library to make and sell agricultural-information products and related services.

Authorizes appropriations.