LIS 855: Reading Journal Week 14

Unit topic: Perpetual Access

Reading list:

  1. Jennifer Watson (2008) “Preservation Concerns in the E-Resources Environment” in Maria D.D. Collins and Patrick L. Carr (Eds) Managing the Transition from Print to Electronic Journals and Resources. New York: Routledge, pp 45-63.
  2. Library of Congress Speaker Series: Eileen Fenton “Portico: An Electronic Archiving Service” 45 minute video Continue reading

LIS 855: Reading Journal Week 13

Unit topic: Reflections on the Worklife of an ER Librarian

Reading list:

  1. Rebecca S. Albitz, Wendy Allen Shelbern (2007) “Marian Through the Looking Glass: The Unique Evolution of the Electronic Resources (ER) Librarian Position” in Mark Jacobs (Ed) Electronic Resources Librarianship and Management of Digital Information: Emerging and Professional Roles, Binghamton NY: Hayword, pp 15-30.
  2. Glenda Griffin (2009) “How to survive as a new serialist” Chapter in The E-Resources Management Handbook. (2006-present) Editor Graham Stone, Rick Anderson, Jessica Feinstein. Continue reading

LIS 855: Reading Journal Week 6

Reading list:

  1. Christine Fischer (2006) Electronic Journal Pricing: A Variety of Models. Against the Grain 18.3 (2006): 18-22.
  2. Donald W. King and Carol Tenopir (2008) “8.6 Reasons Why Journal Subscription Prices Spiraled Upward” part of Chapter 8 in (Jeffrey K. MacKie-Mason, Wendy Pradt Lougee Eds) Economics and Usage of Digital Libraries: Byting the Bullet. Ann Arbor, MI: Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library Continue reading