ERIC Number: EJ541431
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
University Libraries and Scholarly Communication: A Study Prepared for the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Lee, Sul H., Ed.; And Others
Journal of Library Administration, v23 n3-4 pxi-xli,1-247 1996
Examines trends in academic research libraries and their role in the management of scholarly communication. Part 1 traces research library development from the early 20th century to the 1990s, with a focus on collections, expenditures, and acquisitions. Part 2 discusses the impact of technology and electronic information resources on the traditional library. (Author/AEF)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Communication (Thought Transfer), Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Information Technology, Library Acquisition, Library Collection Development, Library Expenditures, Library Role, Publications, Research Libraries, Scholarly Communication, Technological Advancement, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Reprint of a study published by the Association of Research Libraries, see ED 371 758. Journal availability: The Haworth Press, Inc., 10 Alice St., Binghamton, NY 13904-1580.