Electronic Resource Management

Electronic Resource Management: Practical Perspectives in a New Technical Services Model Anne C. Elguindi and Kari Schmidt

A tremendous shift is taking place in libraries towards purchasing e-resources, with the bulk of materials spending being allocated to e-resource acquisition. Electronic Resource Management tackles the central issues with the concepts of the access and management of electronic resources. It highlights the different kinds of e-resources, from e-serials and e-books to databases and digital collections that continue to bring new developments to a field that requires different systems and skills than those needed for print resources.