A Novel Approach for Library Materials Acquisition using Discrete Particle Swarm Optimization

  • Ana Wu, Daniel A. Sabol
  • Published 2017


The academic library materials acquisition problem is a challenge for librarian, since library cannot get enough funding from universities and the price of materials inflates greatly. In this paper, we analyze an integer mathematical model by considering the selection of acquired materials to maximize the average preference value as well as the budget… (More)


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