Evaluating Demand-Driven Acquisitions by Laura Costello

By Laura Costello

Evaluating Demand-Driven Acquisitions examines contemporary examine in demand-driven acquisitions with a purpose to enhance an evaluate framework particular to demand-driven courses. The chapters during this quantity concentrate on the standards and strategies which are used to judge the result of demand-driven courses in examine. Case reports and pilot courses from all kinds of libraries—including interlibrary mortgage to buy courses, catalog built-in recommendations, and evidence-based assortment development—help light up the present most sensible practices and benchmarks for demand-driven evaluation.

This publication is helping librarians and practitioners evaluation their current demand-driven courses and make changes which may reduce bills or extend present concepts. it's also appropriate for librarians with new or rising demand-driven courses to take advantage of as a framework for constructing ongoing overview courses or comparing pilot programs.

  • Provides a finished and updated evaluate of call for pushed acquisitions learn
  • Separates learn findings by means of review standards for ease of use
  • Serves as a reference for various libraries, together with educational, public, and company libraries
  • Synthesizes the most up-tp-date examine in this more and more renowned library strategy

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