The Role of the Electronic Resources Librarian
  • Author : George Stachokas
  • Release Date : 12 October 2019
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 176
  • ISBN 13 : 9780081029268

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Book excerpt: The Role of the Electronic Resources Librarian focuses on longstanding hurdles to the transition of libraries from print collections, to online information services, all from an Electronic Resources Librarian (ERL) perspective. Problems covered include cost containment for electronic serials, web design, discovery, customer service, efficiency, and adapting organizations to the needs of contemporary users. The title considers the historical development of the ERL role, how the position emerged in North America in the 1990s, how it is represented within the organizational structure of academic libraries, and how the ERL role maps to technology, information services, and professional identity trends. Explores the changing role of the Electronic Resources Librarian (ERL) Identifies long-term trends in Electronic Resource Management Recommends best practices for the ERL role in modern libraries Contextualizes the current ERL role in historical and current developments Maps the ERL role to trends in technology, information services and the shifting professional identity of academic librarians

The Role of the Electronic Resources Librarian

The Role of the Electronic Resources Librarian

Author : George Stachokas
Publisher : Chandos Publishing
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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The Role of the Electronic Resources Librarian focuses on longstanding hurdles to the transition of libraries from print collections, to online information services, all from an Electronic Resources Librarian (ERL) perspective. Problems covered include cost containment for electronic serials, web design, discovery, customer service, efficiency, and adapting organizations to the ...

Electronic Resources Librarianship and Management of Digital Information

Electronic Resources Librarianship and Management of Digital Information

Author : Mark Jacobs
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Understand better how the role of ER librarian has changed through the years The advent of online information has not only changed tremendously the way that resources are stored and accessed, but has caused the evolution of the library and information science profession itself. Electronic Resources Librarianship and Management of ...

Digital Disruption and Electronic Resource Management in Libraries

Digital Disruption and Electronic Resource Management in Libraries

Author : Nihar K. Dr. Patra
Publisher : Chandos Publishing
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Digital Disruption and Electronic Resource Management in Libraries identifies issues in the management of e-resources. The paradigm shift from Electronic Resources to Electronic Resource Management (ERM) has meant significant change for libraries and their users. One of the most important functions of a library is to provide information in electronic ...

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Author : Yu, Holly,Breivold, Scott
Publisher : IGI Global
Genre : Health & Fitness
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A pronounced move from print subscriptions to electronic resources in all types of libraries has fundamentally impacted the library and its users. With the influx of resources such as e-journals; e-books; index, abstract, and/or full-text databases; aggregated databases; and others, the shift to electronic resources is rapidly changing library ...

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Author : Holly Talbott,Ashley Zmau
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Electronic Resources Librarianship is a guide that will steer librarians through the intricacies of the daily e-resource grind while giving them the tools to handle even the most complex challenges. The book discusses project planning in an environment of continuous change, as well as advice on passing newly acquired e-resource ...

Maximizing Electronic Resources Management in Libraries

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Author : Lenore England,Stephen D. Miller
Publisher : Elsevier
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Maximizing Electronic Resources Management in Libraries: Applying Business Process Management examines the use of Business Process Management (BPM) and the ways it can be beneficially applied to electronic resources management (ERM) to help organize processes in libraries. The book offers librarians a skillset that will make them ready for a ...

Electronic Resource Management

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Author : Anne Elguindi,Kari Schmidt
Publisher : Elsevier
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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A significant shift is taking place in libraries, with the purchase of e-resources accounting for the bulk of materials spending. Electronic Resource Management makes the case that technical services workflows need to make a corresponding shift toward e-centric models and highlights the increasing variety of e-formats that are forcing new ...

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Managing Digital Resources in Libraries

Author : Audrey Fenner
Publisher : Psychology Press
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Advice from the expertson collecting and managing the digital resources that are an increasingly vital part of librarianship! Managing Digital Resources in Libraries is a practical guide to managing library materials in digital formats. Working librarians share their expertise in the acquisition and management of digital resources, addressing questions of ...

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Author : Jill Emery,Graham Stone, Dr.,Peter McCracken
Publisher : ALA Editions
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Whether a single team manages electronic resources or responsibility is spread across your library, this book will be your go-to ERM reference....

Fundamentals of Electronic Resources Management

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Author : Alana Verminski,Kelly Marie Blanchat
Publisher : American Library Association
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Recipient of the 2018 Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) Outstanding Publication Award Whether it's networking with vendor reps or poring over data, the continually evolving field of electronic resources management (ERM) is always throwing something new your way. Alana Verminski and Kelly Marie Blanchat were once new on the ...

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Author : Corey S. Halaychik,Blake Reagan
Publisher : Chandos Publishing
Genre : Social Science
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Licensing Electronic Resources in Academic Libraries: A Practical Handbook provides librarians charged with reviewing, negotiating, and processing licenses with fundamental information that will ensure they not only understand the contents of a license, but are also able to successfully complete the licensing life cycle from start to finish. The contents ...

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Author : Marie R. Kennedy,Cheryl LaGuardia
Publisher : American Library Association
Genre : Business & Economics
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Progressive Trends in Electronic Resource Management in Libraries

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Author : Patra, Nihar K.
Publisher : IGI Global
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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As physical collections go digital, the organizational procedures, budgets, and usage patterns of libraries must evolve to meet this change by identifying the various issues that are essential in understanding the management of e-resources. Progressive Trends in Electronic Resource Management in Libraries provides relevant theoretical and practical details from an ...

Electronic Resources in Medical Libraries

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Author : Elizabeth Connor (MLS.),M. Sandra Wood
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Medical
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Give your patrons access to the digital content they need Electronic Resources in Medical Libraries is an essential guide to the challenges of acquiring, licensing, and managing the electronic access and use of books and journals. Medical librarians working in a variety of settings, including academic health centers, hospital libraries, ...