Maggie Fieldhouse is a Lecturer at the Department of Information Studies at University College London. She is module tutor for the Collection Management and Management modules on the MA Library and Information Studies Program.
Collection Development in the Digital Age
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- Table of Contents
- About the Authors
- Historical background on the subject, with an overview of the literature
- Trends in library supply, including outsourcing and managing suppliers
- The open access movement, e-books, and other electronic resources
- Creating and maintaining electronic collections effectively, including engaging with users and developing commercial skills
"I would recommend this book to all those interested in collection development ... Its coverage is extensive and reflects a cross-section of the experience of librarians and information professionals."