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Collection management in academic libraries

Collection management in academic libraries

papers delivered at a national seminar, Surfers Paradise, Queensland, 16th-17th February, 1984

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Published by Library Association of Australia, University and College Libraries Section in [Sydney] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Academic libraries -- Australia -- Congresses.,
  • Academic libraries -- Collection development -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Cathryn Crowe, Philip Kent, Barbara Paton.
    ContributionsCrowe, Cathryn., Kent, Philip, 1959-, Paton, Barbara., Library Association of Australia. University and College Libraries Section.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 88 p. :
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20025851M
    ISBN 100868040142
    OCLC/WorldCa15354937

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    This bibliographic essay examines the difficulties associated with the selection, licensing, acquisition, and management of e-books in academic libraries. The potential advantages of e-book technology are likely to be realized only to the extent that they advance the economic goals of e-book suppliers and are consistent with the legal framework that has been negotiated by publishers, vendors Cited by: Academic libraries owe it a key duty to keep pace with technological advancement in order to cope with users’ continual sophisticated information requirements. The main purpose of this study was to examine the use of electronic resources by postgraduate students of the University of Cape Coast, and with a view of giving recommendations based.

    THE ROLE OF SELECTION IN ACADEMIC LIBRARIES Bruce Munro and Peter Philps There has been little recent research into the roles and responsibilities of academic librarians in collection development in Australian universities. In the authors reviewed the findings of a study of collection management in Australian university.   Library Collection Development for Professional Programs: Trends and Best Practices addresses the challenging task of collection development in modern academic libraries, which is largely learned on the job. This publication contains practical advice and innovative strategies essential for current collection development librarians and future.


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