November 24, 2020

Conference Presentation: “New Forms of Discovery and Purchasing in Libraries: Demand Driven Acquisitions”

Michael Levine-Clark’s presentation (and also embedded) below was part of the 2014 NISO/BISG Annual Forum by Michael Levine-Clark (Professor/Associate Dean for Scholarly Communication and Collections Services, University of Denver Libraries) that took place on June 27, 2014 in Las Vegas. Additional presentations from the 2014 Forum can be found in this post.

Here’s how the lecture was described on rlumthe agenda:

There is an economic imperative guiding the acquisitions behavior of libraries, and that consideration of alternatives is something that faces all institutions when thinking about those changes when compared to more traditional models. The Demand Driven Acquisition recommended practice developed by the NISO working group is just one of numerous ways to help libraries continue to be creative when faced with the challenge of acquisitions in a limited budget environment.

Title

New Forms of Discovery and Purchasing in Libraries: Demand Driven Acquisitions

Author

Michael Levine-Clark
Professor/Associate Dean for Scholarly Communication and Collections Services, University of Denver Libraries

Source

NISO (via Slideshare)

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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