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Title Collection development issues in the online environment / Di Su, editor
Published New York : Haworth Information Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (170 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Monographic separates from The acquisitions librarian
Contents Institutional challenges to increased library provision of electronic materials / Gareth J. Johnson -- Electronic journal delivery in academic libraries / Stephen Crothers, Margaret Prabhu, Shirley Sullivan -- Electronic reference works and library budgeting dilemma / Ibironke O. Lawal -- Going e-only : a feasible option in the current UK journals marketplace? / Martin Wolf -- Are electronic serials helping or hindering academic libraries? / Leila I.T. Wallenius -- DMCA, CTEA, UCITA-- oh my! : an overview of copyright law and its impact on library acquisitions and collection development of electronic resources / Leslie A. Lee, Michelle M. Wu -- Subscribing to databases : how important is depth and quality of indexing? / Linwood DeLong -- Annual reports : preserving and disseminating a source for business history / Cynthia L. Cronin-Kardon, Michael Halperin -- Enhanced online access requires redesigned delivery options and cost models / David Stern -- Incentives for deconstruction of the e-journal / Daniel E. Cleary -- PDA serials : practical and policy issues for librarians / Stephen Good
Summary Expand your knowledge of problems and possibilities with e-material acquisitions around the world to aid in making your own decisions The demand for electronic material in academic libraries is growing and shows no sign of abating. Collection Development Issues in the Online Environment addresses key issues in electronic materials development and presents cutting-edge practices from academic libraries around the world. Leading authorities reveal insights on both common and special concerns that every library administrator can use in making decisions about their own collections. The text also p
Notes "Co-published simultaneously as The acquisitions librarian, volume 19, numbers 1/2 (#37/38) 2007."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Academic libraries -- Collection development.
Acquisition of electronic information resources.
Acquisition of electronic journals.
Digital libraries -- Collection development.
Libraries and electronic publishing.
Libraries -- Special collections -- Electronic information resources
Libraries -- Special collections -- Electronic journals
Form Electronic book
Author Su, Di.
ISBN 0203051483
OTHER TI Acquisitions librarian.