Monthly Archive for August, 2014

German translation of ACD Electronic Resource Guide now available!

Dear Colleagues,   The IFLA Acquisition & Collection Development Section (ACD) has now made available a German translation of its widely read Electronic resource guide.   Access the German translation here.   With many thanks to our colleague Franziska Wein from Erfurt, Germany, who made it possible, please let me […]

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ALCTS Webinar: Copyright Issues for Growing Digital Collections

ALCTS Webinar: Copyright Issues for Growing Digital Collections Wednesday, September 3 , 2014   Sessions begin at 11 am Pacific | 12 Mountain | 1 pm Central | 2 pm Eastern and last about an hour.   Presenter will share experiences working with a legal services department at an academic […]

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News from LIBER

Several new from LIBER emerged during last IFLA WLIC in Lyon, including the signing of a MoU between LIBER and IFLA, and a working group at LIBER on digital collections. See LIBER Website here. And facts on the working group here.

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Collection develpment on the frontier: Tijuana, Mexico, July 2014

You’ll find here a report (in Spanish) on this recent event held in Tijuana, Mexico, by our Mexican colleagues: El Desarrollo de Colecciones en la Frontera_2014

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III Jornada abierta de la Cátedra ‘Desarrollo de la Colección y de los Servicios de Acceso’ (JADeCSA) (Buenos Aires, 25 de abril 2014)

Reseña: http://www.abgra.org.ar/newsletter/ABGRA-Boletin-2014_A6_N2_IIIJornada.pdf Presentaciones y trabajos: http://www.juliodiazjatuf.com.ar/jadecsa.htm

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Authors Guild v. HathiTrust: Implications for Libraries

Jonathan Band, policybandwidth and legal counsel to the Library Copyright Alliance (LCA), has released an analysis of the recent Authors Guild v. HathiTrust decision, “What Does the HathiTrust Decision Mean for Libraries?” As Band notes, “The decision has implications for libraries that go far beyond the specific facts of the […]

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IFLA Lyon: ACD Section Dinner

  Members Section dinner in Lyon–  Monday 18th August 20:00h at Léon de Lyon. Link for members to RSVP – http://acquis.pbworks.com/w/page/80682686/AQUIS%20Dinner%20in%20Lyon  

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