Fundamentals of Electronic Resources Acquisitions (2015 ALCTS Web Course)
Four-week course provides an overview of acquiring, providing access to, administering, supporting, and monitoring access to electronic resources.
Presenters: Xan Arch, Reed College; Susan Davis, SUNY Buffalo
Attendance through web course, including 16 instruction hours, assignments and quizzes, moderated chat sessions, and final score of 70% or higher.
After completing the web course, attendees will gain and understanding of:
- Product trials
- Purchasing methods
- Pricing models
- Relationships between vendors, publishers, platform providers, and libraries
Nov 16 - Dec 11, 2015
Issued December 30, 2015