ATG v29 #1 After the Big Deals Are Done

by Jonathan Nabe  (Collection Development Librarian and Coordinator, OpenSIUC, 605 Agriculture Drive, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, MC 6632, Carbondale, IL  62901;  Phone: 618-453-3237) He...

v29 #1 Back Talk — Saving Serendipity

Column Editor:  Jim O’Donnell  (University Librarian, Arizona State University) When I was ten years old, I wanted to read Mickey Mantle’s autobiography:  The Mickey Mantle Story, by Mickey Mantle as...

v29 #1 Booklover — Changing of the Guards

Column Editor:  Donna Jacobs  (Retired, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC  29425) The announcement of the Nobel Laureates in all the various disciplines is one of my personal antic...

v29 #1 The Big Deal at Michigan State University

by Steven W. Sowards  (Associate Director for Collections, Michigan State University Libraries, 366 W. Circle Drive, East Lansing, MI  48824-1048;  Phone: 517-884-6391) The so-called Big Deal has bee...

v28 #1 The Big Deal and SAGE

by Elisabeth Leonard  (Executive Market Research Manager, Online Products Team, SAGE Publications, Inc., 2455 Teller Road, Thousand Oaks, CA  91320)  www.sagepub.com The Big Deal Beginnings Big Deals...

v29 #1 Doubling Down on the Big Deal in Wisconsin

by Doug Way  (Associate University Librarian for Collections and Research Services at University of Wisconsin-Madison, Memorial Library, 728 State Street, Madison, WI  53706;  Phone: 608-265-5466) Th...

v29 #1 ATG Interviews Katherine Skinner

Executive Director, Educopia Institute by Tom Gilson  (Associate Editor, Against the Grain) and Katina Strauch  (Editor, Against the Grain) ATG:  Katherine, some of our readers might not know much ab...

v29 #1 State of the “Big Deal”

by Matthew Ismail  (Director of Collection Development, Park Library, Central Michigan University, 250 East Preston Street, Mount Pleasant, MI  48859;  Phone: 989-774-1029)  I can still remember the ...