ERIC Number: EJ451870
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Strategies for Stretching the Collection Budget.
Lynden, Frederick C.
Journal of Library Administration, v16 n3 p91-110 1992
Describes strategies that academic libraries can use to stretch the collection budget in the face of increasing costs. Collection management measures are discussed, including cancellations, coordinated buying, and cooperative databases; budgetary strategies are described; and political factors are considered, including faculty support, fund-raising efforts, and donations. (30 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - General; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A