Outsourced and Overwhelmed: Gaining a Grasp on Managing Electronic Resources

Abstract

Outsourcing the management of electronic journals has significantly reduced the autonomy academic libraries have over their collections’ metadata, as well as the ways in which that data is collected, organized, and made available to the library. However, the ephemerality of this metadata makes quality control burdensome and costly on the corporate end and… (More)

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@inproceedings{Harrington2017OutsourcedAO, title={Outsourced and Overwhelmed: Gaining a Grasp on Managing Electronic Resources}, author={Matthew Harrington}, year={2017} }