By David P. Baker and Wendy Evans (Auth.)
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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A Handbook of Digital Library Economics. Operations, Collections and Services by David P. Baker and Wendy Evans (Auth.)