Yu, Holly

Electronic resource management in libraries : research and practice / Holly Yu, Scott Breivold [editors]. - Hershey, PA : Information Science Reference, c2008. - xxii, 416 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.

"Premier reference source"--Cover.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-408) and index.

History of electronic resources / Strategic planning for electronic resource management / Electronic usage statistics / Selecting, acquiring, and renewing electronic resources / Sharing the albatross of e-resources management workflow / Process mapping for electronic resources : a lesson from business models / Evolving roles for electronic resource librarians / Debra Engel, Evolution of license content / Copyright implications for electronic resources / Tactics and terms in the negotiation of electronic resource licenses / Working with database and e-journal vendors to ensure quality for end users / One-stop shopping for journal holdings / Beyond openURL : technologies for linking library resources / Authentication and access management of electronic resources / Using consistent naming conventions for library electronic resources / Standards, the structural underpinnings of electronic resource management systems / Challenges and potentials of electronic resource management / Panorama of electronic resource management systems / Impact of locally developed electronic resource management systems / Future of electronic resource management systems : inside and out / In the eye of the storm : ERM systems guiding libraries' future / Dalene Hawthorne -- Melissa Holmberg, Bobby Bothmann -- Pat Hults -- Smita Joshipura -- Jodi Poe ... [et al.] -- Marianne Afifi -- Sarah Robbins -- Trisha L. Davis, Celeste Feather -- Aline Soules, Donna L. Ferullo -- Kincaid C. Brown -- Heather Christenson, Sherry Willhite -- Janet Crum -- George Boston, Randle J. Gedeon -- Juan Carlos Rodriguez, Bin Zhang -- Diana Kichuk -- Ted Koppel -- Yvonne Wei Zhang -- Margaret Hogarth, Viki Bloom -- Marie R. Kennedy -- Ted Fons -- Ted Koppel.

"This book provides comprehensive coverage of the issues, methods, theories, and challenges connected with the provision of electronic resources in libraries, with emphasis on strategic planning, operational guidelines, and practices. Its primary focus is management practices of the life-cycle of commercially acquired electronic resources from selection and ordering to cataloging, Web presentation, user support, usage evaluation, and more"--Provided by publisher.

9781599048918 1599048914 9781599048925 (ebook) 1599048922 (ebook)

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Electronic information resources--Special collections--Libraries
Electronic information resources--Management.

Z692.C65 / E425 2008

025.284 / Y83

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