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Events are in reverse-chronlogical order.
- AMICO welcomes two new members: the Terra Museum
of American Art and The Newark Museum.
- Nylink a library consortium
signs a consortial subscription agreement. Nylink members may subscribe
to The AMICO Library initially through either HW Wilson or VTLS.
Nylink members include more than 6000 libraries, universities, and
K-12 schools in New York state.
- The Visual Artists and Galleries Association, Inc.
(VAGA) and AMICO agree on a worldwide license to include works of
art from VAGA-represented artists and estates The AMICO Library.
- The AMICO Library now has subscribers on four continents;
two Australian universities subscribe.
- VTLS an international company that markets,
and supports solutions for managing library collections and accessing
information via computer networks agrees to distribute The
AMICO Library, through their multimedia tool suite.
- The Scottish Cultural Resources Access Network
(SCRAN) signs a distribution agreement and plans to add The AMICO
Library to its existing services available to primary and secondary
schools throughout the United Kingdom.
- First South American subscriber to The AMICO
Library, Universidad de los Andes.
- The 2001 edition of The AMICO Library is released,
featuring multimedia documentation of approximately 78,000 works of
- HW Wilson will be an AMICO Library Distributor and
integrate The AMICO Library with its art and reference databases such
as the Art Index, Art Full Text, Art Abstracts, and Biography Reference
- Research Libraries Group (RLG) and AMICO sign a
three-year contract for RLG to continue as non-exclusive AMICO Library
- Artists Rights Society (ARS) and AMICO agree to
worldwide rights clearance for ARS-represented works in The AMICO
Library. This allows AMICO to open subscription to The AMICO Library
to educational institutions worldwide.
- AMICO participates in the College Art Association,
Visual Resources Association, National Arts Education Association,
and Art Libraries Society of North America annual conferences.
- National Museums of Scotland becomes AMICOs
first European member.
- The U.K.s National Museum Directors Conference
IPAC committee is briefed on AMICO.
- New AMICO/AMICO Library Brochure distributed, outlining
benefits of Membership and Subscription.