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Report on Session: Sailing the Digital Seas: Charting a New Course with CONTENTdm
With the transition of government publications from print to digital over the last decade, the State Library of North Carolina saw the need to implement a content management system for the state’s digital publications. ...
The Numbers Game: Collecting, Compiling, and Utilizing Usage Data in an Academic Library
As our academic library budgets evolve, librarians have to make difficult decisions about what resources to spend that money on every year. Looking at patron usage of our resources, both tangible and electronic, can help ...
Transfer 2.0 and Beyond! An Update
e-Journals often get transferred between publishers, whether because of change in commercial ownership (by acquisitions and disposals) or because the owner (frequently a society) takes the opportunity to partner with a ...
Technical Services Transparency: Using a LibGuide to Expose the Mysteries of Technical Services
Technical services departments in academic libraries have long struggled to communicate effectively with other library departments, particularly public services departments. As academic libraries acquire large numbers of ...
The Value of Purchasing E-book Collections from a Large Publisher
The academic e-book market is in the midst of rapid change and development. While e-books are still a relatively small percentage of library collections, sales are growing and libraries appear ready to ramp up their e-book ...
Rock, paper, scissors, COUNTER, SUSHI: Making sense of usage
Presentation at the ALAO CMIG Workshop on June 9, 2014.
Are E-book Big Deal Bundles Still Valuable? [slide deck]
The academic e-book market has undergone significant change in the last five years. E-book availability has greatly increased as library demand has grown, with an increasing percentage of library acquisitions preferring ...
Engaging Faculty in Scholarly Communication Change: A Learning Community Approach
(Pacific University Libraries, 2014-08-01)
INTRODUCTION As the landscape of scholarly communication and open access continues to shift, it remains important for academic librarians to continue educating campus stakeholders about these issues, as well as to create ...
Presentation given at E-Resources & Libraries (ER&L) on March 18th, 2013. Managing e-resources with free and proprietary tools.