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Maximizing Electronic Resources Management in Libraries

Maximizing Electronic Resources Management in Libraries
  • Author : Lenore England
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 21 November 2015
  • ISBN : 1780634285
  • Pages : 152 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Maximizing Electronic Resources Management in Libraries: Applying Business Process Management examines the use of Business Process Management (BPM) and the ways it can be beneficially applied to electronic resources management (ERM) to help organize processes in libraries. The book offers librarians a skillset that will make them ready for a variety of library environments. It focuses on the organizational tools offered by BPM, including key elements of ERM functions that lay the groundwork for the present and future use of ERM, and how they will drive methods by which libraries provide access to resources. BPM theories are then reviewed, along with a discussion of present applications of BPM to ERM and a final look at possibilities for future applications. discusses numerous BPM theories and principles as effective organizational strategies for ERM processes and operations offers a practical and simple application process for BPM principles, that leads towards effective organizational change demonstrates real-life ERM projects using BPM principles


Maximizing Electronic Resources Management in Libraries

Maximizing Electronic Resources Management in Libraries
  • Author : Lenore England,Stephen D. Miller
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 21 November 2015
GET THIS BOOKMaximizing Electronic Resources Management in Libraries

Maximizing Electronic Resources Management in Libraries: Applying Business Process Management examines the use of Business Process Management (BPM) and the ways it can be beneficially applied to electronic resources management (ERM) to help organize processes in libraries. The book offers librarians a skillset that will make them ready for a variety of library environments. It focuses on the organizational tools offered by BPM, including key elements of ERM functions that lay the groundwork for the present and future use of


Electronic Resource Management in Libraries: Research and Practice

Electronic Resource Management in Libraries: Research and Practice
  • Author : Yu, Holly,Breivold, Scott
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 28 February 2008
GET THIS BOOKElectronic Resource Management in Libraries: Research and Practice

A pronounced move from print subscriptions to electronic resources in all types of libraries has fundamentally impacted the library and its users. With the influx of resources such as e-journals; e-books; index, abstract, and/or full-text databases; aggregated databases; and others, the shift to electronic resources is rapidly changing library operational and organizational procedures. Electronic Resource Management in Libraries: Research and Practice provides comprehensive coverage of the issues, methods, theories, and challenges connected with the provision of electronic resources in


Access Services in Libraries

Access Services in Libraries
  • Author : Gregg Sapp
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 03 March 1992
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In the current information environment, public and academic libraries are recognizing that providing access to materials is a complex multi-dimensional phenomenon. To meet the changing needs of their patrons, libraries are reorganizing their service structures and developing organizational units called “access services.” Even though access services fall within the realm of public services, technical services, or library circulations, they are driven by an entirely new mentality. There has been an extreme paucity of information on access services available for libraries



Progressive Trends in Electronic Resource Management in Libraries

Progressive Trends in Electronic Resource Management in Libraries
  • Author : Patra, Nihar K.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 30 November 2013
GET THIS BOOKProgressive Trends in Electronic Resource Management in Libraries

As physical collections go digital, the organizational procedures, budgets, and usage patterns of libraries must evolve to meet this change by identifying the various issues that are essential in understanding the management of e-resources. Progressive Trends in Electronic Resource Management in Libraries provides relevant theoretical and practical details from an international perspective on the current e-resources landscape. Through a detailed discussion of the specific aspects of e-resources management, this book is a useful source for library science faculty and students,


Digital Disruption and Electronic Resource Management in Libraries

Digital Disruption and Electronic Resource Management in Libraries
  • Author : Nihar K. Dr. Patra
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 28 March 2017
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Digital Disruption and Electronic Resource Management in Libraries identifies issues in the management of e-resources. The paradigm shift from Electronic Resources to Electronic Resource Management (ERM) has meant significant change for libraries and their users. One of the most important functions of a library is to provide information in electronic format. Libraries provide access to a wide variety of resources. A major challenge for libraries and librarians is therefore the management of this diversity of e-resources. ERM has emerged in


Transforming Acquisitions and Collection Services

Transforming Acquisitions and Collection Services
  • Author : Michelle Flinchbaugh,Chuck Thomas,Rob Tench
  • Publisher : Purdue University Press
  • Release : 15 September 2019
GET THIS BOOKTransforming Acquisitions and Collection Services

This book explores ways in which libraries can reach new levels of service, quality, and efficiency while minimizing cost by collaborating in acquisitions. In consortial acquisitions, a number of libraries work together, usually in an existing library consortia, to leverage size to support acquisitions in each individual library. In cross-functional acquisitions, acquisitions collaborates to support other library functions. For the library acquisitions manager, technical services manager, or the library director, awareness of different options for effective consortial and cross-functional acquisitions


Handbook of Electronic and Digital Acquisitions

Handbook of Electronic and Digital Acquisitions
  • Author : Thomas W. Leonhardt
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 11 January 2013
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Everything you need to know about adding e-resources to your library's services Handbook of Electronic and Digital Acquisitions steers librarians through the process of evaluating, choosing, and managing electronic resources as they expand their collection development policies to include electronic databases. This handy, how-to guide takes a practical approach to acquisitions, providing commonsense information on basic copyright laws, fair use guidelines and policies, offsite and in-house databases, virtual reference software, EDI, and vendors. The book's contributors draw on their own


Electronic Resource Management

Electronic Resource Management
  • Author : Anne Elguindi,Kari Schmidt
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 09 October 2012
GET THIS BOOKElectronic Resource Management

A significant shift is taking place in libraries, with the purchase of e-resources accounting for the bulk of materials spending. Electronic Resource Management makes the case that technical services workflows need to make a corresponding shift toward e-centric models and highlights the increasing variety of e-formats that are forcing new developments in the field. Six chapters cover key topics, including: technical services models, both past and emerging; staffing and workflow in electronic resource management; implementation and transformation of electronic resource


Maximizing the One-Shot

Maximizing the One-Shot
  • Author : Jill Markgraf,Kate Hinnant,Eric Jennings,Hans Kishel
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 08 April 2015
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Designed for librarians who offer library instruction within the constraints of the hour-long one-shot, Maximizing the One-Shot: Connecting Library Instruction with the Curriculum proposes a method for redesigning one-shot instruction that is both realistic and integrated into the larger curriculum.


Library Storage Facilities

Library Storage Facilities
  • Author : Wyoma van Duinkerken,Wendi Arant Kaspar,Paula Sullenger
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 17 August 2018
GET THIS BOOKLibrary Storage Facilities

Library Storage Facilities: From Planning to Construction to Operation examines high-density library storage facilities, considering how such facilities are changing the nature of collection management. The book discusses the types of storage facilities and explores how institutions can collaborate and embrace cost saving options through opening shared off-site storage facilities, addressing common needs, and maximizing value and space in on-campus libraries. Considering a unique partnership between the Texas A&M University System and the University of Texas System, the book



Transforming Health Sciences Library Spaces

Transforming Health Sciences Library Spaces
  • Author : Alanna Campbell
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 15 February 2019
GET THIS BOOKTransforming Health Sciences Library Spaces

This books presents firsthand experiences and thoughts of librarians on the transformation of health sciences library spaces. They provide insights into planning, budgeting, collecting, and integrating user feedback, collaborating with leadership and architects and thriving in the good times and the tight times.


The Resource Management and Capacity Planning Handbook: A Guide to Maximizing the Value of Your Limited People Resources

THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO MAXIMIZING LIMITED RESOURCES TO INNOVATE AND GROW Trying to accomplish too much with too few resources has become almost customary in business today. More often than not, though, all that we "accomplish" is delayed projects, mass confusion, and missed opportunities--not the achievement of business goals. The Resource Management and Capacity Planning Handbook helps you tackle the critical challenges of resource management and capacity planning head on by providing a proven tool for making the leap from


Library Analytics and Metrics

Library Analytics and Metrics
  • Author : Ben Showers
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 30 April 2015
GET THIS BOOKLibrary Analytics and Metrics

This book will inform and inspire librarians, archivists, curators and technologists to make better use of data to help inform decision-making, the development of new services and the improvement of the user experience. With the wealth of data available to library and cultural heritage institutions, analytics are the key to understanding their users and improving the systems and services they offer. Using case studies to provide real-life examples of current developments and services, and packed full of practical advice and