Electronic resource management in libraries research and practice / Holly Yu and Scott Breivold [editors].

"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...

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Online Access: Access E-Book
Corporate Author: IGI Global.
Other Authors: Yu, Holly., Breivold, Scott.
Format: Electronic Book
Published: Hershey, Pa. : IGI Global, c2008.
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Part I. Historic overview, strategic planning, and usage statistics. 1. History of electronic resources / Dalene Hawthorne
  • 2. Strategic planning for electronic resource management / Robert Bothmann, Melissa Holmberg
  • 3. Electronic usage statistics / Patricia Hults.
  • Part II. Workflow management and competencies of electronic resource librarians. 4. Selecting, acquiring, and renewing electronic resources / Smita Joshipura
  • 5. Sharing the albatross of e-resources management workflow / Jodi Poe, Mary Bevis, John-Bauer Graham, Bethany Latham, Kimberly Stevens
  • 6. Process mapping for electronic resources / Marianne Afifi
  • 7. Evolving roles for electronic resources librarians / Debra Engel, Sarah Robbins.
  • Part III. Copyright and licensing. 8. The evolution of license content / Trisha Davis, Celeste Feather
  • 9. Copyright implications for electronic resources / Aline Soules, Donna Ferullo
  • 10. Tactics and terms in the negotiation of electronic resource licenses / Kincaid Brown.
  • Part IV. Working with electronic resources. 11. Working with database and e-journal vendors to ensure quality for end users / Heather Christenson, Sherry Willhite
  • 12. One-stop shopping for journal holdings / Janet Crum
  • 13. Beyond openURL / George Boston, Randle Gedeon
  • 14. Authentication and access management of electronic resources / Juan Rodriguez, Bin Zhang
  • 15. Using consistent naming conventions for library electronic resources / Diana Kichuk.
  • Part V. Electronic Resource Management Systems (ERMS) 16. Standards, the structural underpinnings of electronic resource management systems / Ted Koppel
  • 17. Challenges and potentials of electronic resource management / Yvonne Zhang
  • 18. Panorama of electronic resource management systems / Margaret Hogarth, Vicki Bloom
  • 19. The impact of locally developed electronic resource management systems / Marie Kennedy
  • 20. The future of electronic resource management systems / Ted Fons
  • 21. In the eye of the storm / Ted Koppel
  • Key terms and their definitions
  • Author information
  • Index.