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By William Miller,Rita Pellen

Electronic books at the moment are having a huge effect on library collections. This publication presents versions for acquisitions guidelines and experiences on a number of surveys of college and librarian attitudes towards e-books. It discusses matters in buying cataloguing and assortment improvement relating to this crucial new library resource.

Its material bargains with the different sorts of e-books, statistical facts on hand for ebook utilization, the improvement of booklet collections, studying environments, integrating e-books into neighborhood catalogues, acquisitions and utilization tracking of e-books.

This booklet might be of curiosity to librarians throughout all academic sectors, library technology students and publication publishers.

This book was once published as a different factor of The Acquisitions Librarian.

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