David P. Baker and Wendy Evans (Auth.)'s A Handbook of Digital Library Economics. Operations, PDF

By David P. Baker and Wendy Evans (Auth.)

ISBN-10: 1780633181

ISBN-13: 9781780633183

ISBN-10: 1843346206

ISBN-13: 9781843346203

This ebook offers a significant other quantity to electronic Library Economics and makes a speciality of the 'how to' of handling electronic collections and providers (of every kind) with reference to their financing and monetary administration. The emphasis is on case experiences and sensible examples drawn from a large choice of contexts. A guide of electronic Library Economics is a pragmatic handbook for these concerned - or looking ahead to to be concerned - within the improvement and administration of electronic libraries.

  • Provides useful method of the subject
  • Focuses at the demanding situations linked to the commercial and fiscal elements of electronic developments
  • Will be worthy to practitioners, and tutors and scholars in a large choice of situations

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And Hole, B. (2009) ‘LIFE3: predicting long-term digital preservation costs’, iPRES 2009: The Sixth International Conference on Preservation of Digital Objects. California Digital Library, UC Office of the President, 5–6 October. org/uc/item/23b3225n. Woodward, H. and Rowland, F. (2009) ‘E-journals and e-books’, in D. Baker and W. Evans (eds), Digital Library Economics: An Academic Perspective. Oxford: Chandos Publishing. 21 2 Sustainability Abstract. Chapter 2 considers the fundamental issue in digital library management and development: that of sustainability.

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