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Guide to Electronic Resource Management (Paperback) (Sheri V. T. Ross)

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This text explains electronic resource management in libraries. It addresses electronic content, its environments, content providers, economics, and standards, recommended practices, and professional guidelines and their impact on the management of resources in libraries, and day-to-day management processes and procedures related to electronic resources: acquisition, licenses and contracts, providing access through authentication, managing access through linking and discovery, and assessing and evaluating resources. Also discussed are the challenges of preserving electronic content and the influence of scholarly communication on electronic resource management. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)

This primer offers a thorough introduction to electronic resource management for librarians with little or no knowledge of these specialized materials.

? Presents practical information through an easy-to-follow progression of concepts

? Introduces readers to the standards, systems, and structures in place for the effective management of electronic resources

? Features information on standards development, new product assessment, and idea exchange for both novice and experienced librarians

? Includes a section on preserving and archiving digital materials

Number of Pages: 159
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Inc
Author: Sheri V. T. Ross
Language: English
Street Date: February 22, 2016
TCIN: 21571373
UPC: 9781440839580
Item Number (DPCI): 247-49-7620
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