Tag Archive for 'e-books'

ALCTS e-Forum: Patron Driven Acquisitions/Demand Driven Acquisitions

ALCTS e-Forum: Patron Driven Acquisitions/Demand Driven Acquisitions (PDA/DDA): The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly August 5-6, 2015   Moderated by John Sandstrom and Samantha Rich   Please join us for an e-forum discussion. It’s free and open to everyone! Registration information is at the end of the message.   […]

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Nuevos Modelos de contratos para la acquisición de contenido electrónico

PARTICIPEM!!!   Jueves, 28 de mayo de 2015 – 14:00 p.m.* Título: Nuevos Modelos de contratos para la acquisición de contenido electrónico Descripciónn: Esta presentación incluye modelos de negocios y tecnologías para las publicaciones electrónicas, seguido por ejemplos para la adquicisión de e-books y bases de datos. Presentadores: Katiussa Nunes […]

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On New Open Access Publishing Rules

An article on the new Open access publishing rules for federal grant funded research in Canada: “What does the new tri-agency open access policy mean for researchers?” More choice for authors of scholarly publications is central to the new policy By MICHAEL DONALDSON, JENNY RYAN AND TANYA SAMMAN | April […]

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ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Acquisitions

ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Acquisitions Session 2: May 4 – June 12, 2015 This six-week online course is a basic primer for library acquisitions concepts common to all library materials formats. It covers:         Goals and methods of acquiring monographs and serials in all formats;         Theoretical foundations and workflows of […]

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Body Apps!

ACRL TechConnect Valerie A. Lynn, Amie Yenser, and Ron Harman. “Body apps: iPads for undergrad Anatomy and Physiology students.”

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ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Collection Development & Management

Session 1: March 9 – April 3, 2015 This four-week online course addresses the basic components of collection development and management (CDM) in libraries. Complete definition of collection development and collection management: Collections policies and budgets as part of library planning Collection development (selecting for and building collections) Collection management […]

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Follow up on ACD-CETYS Tijuana-Ensenada Workshop

FOLLOW-UP TO THE INTEREST CREATED BY IFLA´S INTERNATIONAL “SEMINAR ON GLOBAL TRENDS IN ACQUISITION, COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT AND MANAGEMENT IN ACADEMIC AND PUBLIC LIBRARIES IN EMERGING COUNTRIES: ROUNDTABLE AND TRAINING”  In June 2013 a “Seminar on Global Trends in Acquisition, Collection Development and Management in Academic and Public Libraries in Emerging […]

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