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Author Gajendragadkar, Kasturi N. ♦ Kudapkar, Swapna S. ♦ Kurahatti, B. T.
Source Inflibnet's Institutional Repository
Content type Text
Publisher INFLIBNET Centre
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Library & information sciences ♦ Technology ♦ Management & auxiliary services ♦ General management
Subject Keyword E-resources ♦ Digital Library ♦ Acquisition Policies
Abstract Traditionally, the libraries have print-oriented collections. With the publishing world steadily moving from print to electronic, the libraries are also slowly adopting to the changes. Electronic information environment facilitates enhancement in the speed of service, number of users served,the quantum and exhaustiveness of information provided. However, the libraries need to have a methodical approach to move from print to electronic media. They should have well defined policies in place. This paper specifically focuses on the new policies adopted by Scientific Information Resource Centre (SIRC) of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research in acquiring e-resources with particular reference to Electronic Journals.
ISBN 9788190207997
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article