The Resource Big-deal serial purchasing : tracking the damage, Walt Crawford, (electronic resource/)

Big-deal serial purchasing : tracking the damage, Walt Crawford, (electronic resource/)

Label
Big-deal serial purchasing : tracking the damage
Title
Big-deal serial purchasing
Title remainder
tracking the damage
Statement of responsibility
Walt Crawford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Abstract: When serials publishers first offered Big Deals to academic libraries, they seemed to many to be win-win situations. But while Big Deals did appear to lower the rate of serials price inflation, they did not bring it down to manageable levels--and in the process, they limited academic library flexibility. This issue...describes a study that looks at the apparent damage caused by Big Deals over the period from 2002 (when most had been introduced) to 2012, specifically looking at details of acquisitions money for books and other acquisitions by type and size of library. Some possible approaches to improving the situation appear in the final chapter
Member of
Dewey number
025.2/832
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z692.S5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Library technology reports,
Series volume
volume 50, number 4
Label
Big-deal serial purchasing : tracking the damage, Walt Crawford, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=838726
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Tracking the damage
  • Libraries by size
  • Libraries by sector and two-year colleges
  • Universities and four-year colleges in general
  • Specialized institutions
  • What can be done?
Control code
ocn889949340
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
4BF2003D-9999-45F6-A264-15341247ED77
Label
Big-deal serial purchasing : tracking the damage, Walt Crawford, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=838726
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Tracking the damage
  • Libraries by size
  • Libraries by sector and two-year colleges
  • Universities and four-year colleges in general
  • Specialized institutions
  • What can be done?
Control code
ocn889949340
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
4BF2003D-9999-45F6-A264-15341247ED77

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