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ERIC Number: EJ501669
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0730-9295
Transforming Acquisitions to Support Virtual Libraries.
Saunders, Laverna M.
Information Technology and Libraries, v14 n1 p41-46 Mar 1995
Discusses collection development and acquisitions in virtual, or networked, libraries. Topics include electronic versus digital libraries; philosophical issues of library acquisition; user expectations, including wants and needs; strategic planning, including resource sharing agreements, retrospective conversion, and staff training; collection development policies; technical services; budget and finance; and vendor relations. (LRW)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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