Updated and enhanced, the second edition of this text provides both library students and practitioners with a thorough understanding of procedural and philosophical approaches in acquisitions management. ac Incorporates thoroughly updated information that reflects today's fast-changing world of acquisitions management and addresses the changing landscape of publishing overall ac Highlights new web-based materials ac Takes an integrated approach to acquisitions functions and operations ac Serves as both a manual for practicing acquisitions librarians and support staff and as a textbook for students in library and information science programsThe request for quotation (RFQ) and the request for information (RFI) are also methods of vendor selection used by librarians, but ... While price, either service charge for serials or discount for books and media, is an important part of the decision, its value ... tool for libraries to use in the planning phase, when they are deciding which elements to include prior to writing an RFP. aThe less formal nature of the RFI allows vendors to present information about themselves without investing ananbsp;...
|Title||:||The Complete Guide to Acquisitions Management, 2nd Edition|
|Author||:||Frances C. Wilkinson, Linda K. Lewis, Rebecca L. Lubas|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2015-07-28|