The LTER Information Management Committee (IMC) is an LTER network-wide standing committee as described in the Long Term Ecological Research Network Bylaws
. IMC provides a forum where information managers from all the LTER sites work collectively. The LTER Information Management Committee is responsible for leadership and co-ordination of information management activities across sites that support LTER Network goals. The IMC works collectively to balance responses to immediate needs with long-term planning. The IMC works with various partners at multiple levels, e.g. site, network, organizational, community, and international.