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The Resource Getting Started with Demand-Driven Acquisitions for E-Books : A LITA Guide, (electronic resource)

Getting Started with Demand-Driven Acquisitions for E-Books : A LITA Guide, (electronic resource)

Label
Getting Started with Demand-Driven Acquisitions for E-Books : A LITA Guide
Title
Getting Started with Demand-Driven Acquisitions for E-Books
Title remainder
A LITA Guide
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Thousands of e-books are published each year; and rather than holding steady, e-book prices are rising-some 3.5% this year alone. With so many titles out there, how do you know which ones will actually circulate? Demand-driven acquisition (DDA) may be the answer for your library, and getting started needn't be daunting. This LITA Guide includes more than 200 criteria questions to help you develop a DDA e-book program that's right for your library, offering perspective on Why DDA is worth considering, and how it increases instant access to more e-books for library users while holding down overall library book purchasing cost increases Prioritizing goals to better negotiate with vendors Workflow with library services providers and e-book aggregators Managing trade-offs between staff time and direct costs Factors in policy decisions, such as single or multiple vendors, short term loans, and mediating purchases Using MARC records and discovery services Vendor reporting, cost per use, processing costs, and other metrics for assessment Incorporating DDA titles into your catalogFocusing on the unique requirements and processes of e-book acquisition, this guide will help ensure that your library's e-book collection is both vibrant and cost-effective--
Assigning source
Provided by Publisher
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Arndt, Theresa S
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
ProQuest Ebook Central
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Electronic books
  • Libraries
  • Libraries and electronic publishing
  • Patron-driven acquisitions (Libraries)
Label
Getting Started with Demand-Driven Acquisitions for E-Books : A LITA Guide, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=2067878
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1. What Is Demand-Driven Acquisition, and Why Do It? -- 2. Local Policy Considerations and DDA Management -- 3. Optimizing User Access with DDA -- 4. Budgeting for DDA -- 5. Cataloging Aspects of DDA-by Kirk Doran -- 6. Assessment of DDA -- 7. Participating in DDA with a Consortium -- Appendix A. Example of a DDA Workflow Using a Library Services Provider and an E-Book Aggregator -- Appendix B. Common Characteristics of Successful DDA Programs -- Glossary -- Works Cited -- Index
Control code
u396011
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (203 pages)
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780838913239
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL2067878
  • (OCoLC)911001477
Label
Getting Started with Demand-Driven Acquisitions for E-Books : A LITA Guide, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=2067878
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1. What Is Demand-Driven Acquisition, and Why Do It? -- 2. Local Policy Considerations and DDA Management -- 3. Optimizing User Access with DDA -- 4. Budgeting for DDA -- 5. Cataloging Aspects of DDA-by Kirk Doran -- 6. Assessment of DDA -- 7. Participating in DDA with a Consortium -- Appendix A. Example of a DDA Workflow Using a Library Services Provider and an E-Book Aggregator -- Appendix B. Common Characteristics of Successful DDA Programs -- Glossary -- Works Cited -- Index
Control code
u396011
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (203 pages)
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780838913239
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL2067878
  • (OCoLC)911001477

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