Perceptive change in collection development policy in e-LICs: An overview

Visakhi, P and Mohan, V (2010) Perceptive change in collection development policy in e-LICs: An overview. In: Knowledge Management: Issues & Strategies. U Day Publishers & Advertisers, New Delhi, pp. 20-29.


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    Due to information explosion, growing multi-disciplinary research, increasing information demand of users etc., made the libraries to opt information communication technology application in library to render its users at optimum level. This environment demands the major shift in collection development policy in libraries. This paper discusses about collection development in electronic environment, evaluation critria to be adopted while procuring e-Resources. It also discussed about policy on content, access, pricing models, technical support, license agreement etc. It discussed about types of e-resources, its selection criteria, evaluation and problem, precautions and prospects in due course of time.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Uncontrolled Keywords: collection development policy; Electronic library
    Subjects: Library & Information Science > Library Management
    Divisions: Library & Documentation
    Depositing User: Dr. V Mohan
    Date Deposited: 30 May 2011 09:10
    Last Modified: 13 May 2016 09:53

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