ERIC Number: EJ611777
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Principles of Selection for Electronic Resources.
Library Trends, v48 n4 p711-28 Spr 2000
Availability in electronic format of scholarly and scientific literatures and other forms of information has altered challenges faced by library collection managers. Drawing on ideas of the multi-library consortia, which have grown up partly in response to the advent of electronic resources, librarians have devised new criteria and means of assessing resources against them so that cost-effective acquisitions can be made in the new marketplace. (Contains 7 references.) (Author/AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Note: Special issue, "Collection Development in an Electronic Environment."