ebrary Now Offering CHOICE Outstanding Academic Titles

August 25th, 2010 · Comments Off

ebrary announced today the availability of CHOICE Outstanding Academic Titles (OAT) on their platform.  ebrary is the first aggregator to offer CHOICE OAT. From the press release: ebrary®, a leading provider of digital content products and technologies, has partnered with CHOICE to offer digital editions of more than 1,000 of CHOICE’s recent Outstanding Academic Titles. […]

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Tags: Academic Libraries · Interfaces/Platforms · New Products · Press Releases · Publishing · Vendor News

Collection Management Journal issues dedicated to Patron Driven Acquisition

July 1st, 2010 · Comments Off

Routledge has dedicated two issues of their Collection Management journal to patron driven acquisition.  Volume 35, issues 3 & 4, 2010 – Patron-Driven Acquisitions:  Current Successes and Future Directions. The issues cover 4 general themes – introduction, acquiring print books through ILL requests, acquiring patron selected eBooks, and innovative services/new directions.  I think it’s great […]

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Tags: Academic Libraries · Articles of Interest · Business Models/Pricing · Library News · Patron Driven Acquisition · Vendor News

Interview with Christoph Chesher, Group Sales Director, Taylor & Francis

May 28th, 2009 · Comments Off

Christoph Chesher, Group Sales Director at Taylor & Francis is the newest interviewee in the NSR series.  Christoph discusses the variety of business models and aggregator access to eBooks from Taylor & Francis (Routledge, CRC Press, Garland Science, Psychology Press, and others) as well as the dilemmas the eBook market still faces. In the interview, […]

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Tags: Business Models/Pricing · Interviews · Vendor News