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Author Wilkinson, Frances C.

Title The complete guide to acquisitions management / Frances C. Wilkinson and Linda K. Lewis
Published Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2003


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Description xii, 297 pages ; 25 cm
Series Library and information science text series
Library and information science text series.
Contents 1. Organization of Acquisitions Departments -- 2. Acquisitions Systems -- 3. The Publishing Industry -- 4. Domestic and Foreign Vendor Selection and Evaluation -- 5. Acquiring Books and Media -- 6. Acquiring Serials -- 7. Acquiring Electronic Resources -- 8. Acquiring Out-of-Print and Antiquarian Materials -- 9. Gifts and Exchange Programs -- 10. Bindery Operations -- 11. Outsourcing Acquisitions -- 12. Professional Ethics
Summary Publisher's description: This latest addition to the internationally acclaimed Library and Information Science Text Series presents up-to-date information on acquisitions management. The authors provide a thorough treatment of procedural and philosophical approaches, from a discussion of the organization of acquisitions departments to an exploration of professional ethics
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-264) and index
Subject Acquisitions (Libraries) -- United States.
Author Lewis, Linda K.
LC no. 2003053880
ISBN 1563088924 alkaline paper
1563088908 paperback alkaline paper
Other Titles Acquisitions management