The Authors Alliance embraces the unprecedented potential digital networks have for the creation and distribution of knowledge and culture. It represents the interests of authors who want to harness this potential to share their creations more broadly in order to serve the public good.
It provides information and tools designed to help authors better understand and manage key legal, technological, and institutional aspects of authorship in the digital age. It is also a voice for authors in discussions about public and institutional policies that might promote or inhibit the broad dissemination they seek.
The organization has issued the following publications: