• A Place at the Table: Health Sciences Librarians and Consortial E-Book DDA Selection, Purchasing, and Management

      Douglas, C. Steven; Harrington, Eileen G. (2015-05)
      Objectives: The University System of Maryland and Affiliated Institutions (USMAI) Library Consortium consists of the 16 libraries from Maryland's diverse public universities and colleges, including a research university, a distance education university, liberal arts colleges, professional schools in law and the health sciences, HBCU institutions, and two system centers. A pilot was implemented to explore the feasibility of a joint demand driven acquisition (DDA) e-book program.