Ball, D., 2005. A new model for procuring e-books. New Review of Academic Librarianship, 11 (1), pp. 1-11.
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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13614530500417479
This paper draws on a recent ground-breaking tender for e-books for higher education libraries in the UK. The strategy for the tender was informed by standard procurement practice and by the experience of acquiring other e-resources, particularly journals under the so-called big deal. Both are examined as background to the discussion of e-books in general and the tender in particular.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||E-books Procurement|
|Subjects:||Generalities > Library and Information Science|
|Deposited By:||Mr David Ball LEFT|
|Deposited On:||18 Sep 2007|
|Last Modified:||07 Mar 2013 14:33|
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