ERIC Number: EJ369259
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Paying the Piper: ARL Libraries Respond to Skyrocketing Journal Subscription Prices.
Dougherty, Richard M.; Barr, Nancy E.
Journal of Academic Librarianship, v14 n1 p4-9 Mar 1988
Describes a survey that examined the effects of increasing serial subscription costs on American and Canadian research libraries. Strategies adopted by libraries are described, including faculty and campus involvement, retrenchment, long range planning, and shared resources. Relationships with publishers and the possible impact of electronic formats are also discussed. (CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Policymakers; Administrators; Media Staff; Practitioners
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Identifiers - Location: Canada; United States