Fee-Based Services in Sci-Tech Libraries

Fee-Based Services in Sci-Tech Libraries

by Ellis Mount
     
 

ISBN-10: 0866563261

ISBN-13: 9780866563260

Pub. Date: 01/28/1985

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This timely and important book explores how fee-based services have developed in various types of sci-tech libraries. The authoritative contributors focus on the current changing financial aspects of the sci-tech library operation and clarify for the reader how these changes have brought about conditions in which traditional methods of funding are no longer

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Overview

This timely and important book explores how fee-based services have developed in various types of sci-tech libraries. The authoritative contributors focus on the current changing financial aspects of the sci-tech library operation and clarify for the reader how these changes have brought about conditions in which traditional methods of funding are no longer adequate. What new options are open and how they are best being applied in today’s sci-tech libraries is fully and clearly explained and illustrated. Topics explored include cost allocation and cost recovery, fees for computer searching, and the relationship between sci-tech libraries and serials agents.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780866563260
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/28/1985
Series:
Science and Technology Libraries Series
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Contents
Introduction

  • Cost Allocation and Cost Recovery Considerations in a Special Academic Library: Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Fee-Based Services in the M.I.T. Libraries
  • Fee-Based Services in Health Sciences Libraries
  • Sci-Tech Libraries and Serials Agents: the Unused Leverage
  • Special Paper: Evolving Roles of End-Users and Librarians in Academic Computer Searching
  • Sci-Tech Collections
  • Artificial Internal Organs: Brief Guide to the Research and Literature
  • New Reference Works in Science and Technology
  • Reference Notes Included

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