Title: Licensing Electronic Resources in Academic Libraries: A Practical Handbook
Authors: Corey S. Halaychik & Blake Reagan
Paperback:
978-0081021071, $78.95; eBook: 9780081021088, $78.95; Bundle Print & eBook: $94.74
Imprint: Cambridge, MA : Chandos Publishing, [2018]

Description

Licensing Electronic Resources in Academic Libraries: A Practical Handbook provides librarians charged with reviewing, negotiating, and processing licenses with fundamental information that will ensure they not only understand the contents of a license, but are also able to successfully complete the licensing life cycle from start to finish. The contents of the monograph includes basic concepts, real word examples, and tips for negotiation.

Key Features
  • Ideal resource for both new and practicing librarians who are responsible for licensing information resources
  • Written from both a librarian’s and procurement officer’s point-of-view
  • Includes examples directly related to libraries
  • Provides a step-by-step explanation of contract language and suggestions on how to best negotiate impasses and negotiation tips
Readership

Electronic Resource Librarians, Acquisition Librarians, Collection Development Librarians…”