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From Carnegie to Internet2 : Forging the Serial's Future - P. Michelle Flander

From Carnegie to Internet2

Forging the Serial's Future

Hardcover Published: 23rd May 2000
ISBN: 9780789010070
Number Of Pages: 398

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Couldn't attend the conference? Pick up the book The Internet has been called a revolution, and it is; both in the ways that people and institutions communicate with each other, and in the ways that resources can now be shared. Professionals in the information field share a mandate to enable current and future generations to make use of this technology. From Carnegie to Internet2: Forging the Serial's Future is derived from proceedings of NASIG's 14th Annual Conference, held in June 1999 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This comprehensive guide to the conference proceedings discusses the powerful impact that the current explosion of information technology has had on librarianship and shares information to help you understand and benefit from these new tools.From Carnegie to Internet2 begins with a discussion of metadata--how it is created, how it is used and misused, and how to access it through search engines, including current and future access to electronic serials. Next, you'll encounter a proactive process for looking at what's to come for your library in "Scenario Building: Creating Your Library's Future."As you proceed through From Carnegie to Internet2 you will find fascinating discussions of: full-text databases electronic serials reliable and unreliable Web sources the history of librarianship scholarly publishing by librarians the evolution of distance education . . . and much more The current information and practical insight in From Carnegie to Internet2 will help you improve your technical skills and prepare you and your library for the 21st century

Introductionp. 1
Preconference Programs
Metadata Preconferencep. 5
Scenario Building: Creating Your Library's Futurep. 15
Plenary Sessions
Moving the Network Revolution in Knowledge Management Beyond Random Acts of Progressp. 25
Information Ecologiesp. 31
Shift Happens: Ten Key Trends in Our Profession and Ten Strategies for Successp. 41
Issues Sessions
Academic Librarianship and the Redefining Scholarship Project
Academic Librarianship and the Redefining Scholarship Projectp. 63
Elements of Style for Next Generation Serials Electronic Data Interchange
Elements of Style for Next Generation Serials Electronic Data Interchangep. 69
Initial Articles (Peak Project)
PEAK Project Overviewp. 89
Project PEAK: Vanderbilt's Experience with Articles on Demandp. 91
E-Business for E-Journals: Article Pay-per-Viewp. 101
Unified Searching of Locally Mounted and Distributed Web Journals
The American Physical Society and the TORPEDO Ultra Projectp. 107
The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory and the TORPEDO Ultra Projectp. 113
The Evolution of Distance Learning Environments: Shift Happens
The Evolution of Distance Learning Environments: Shift Happensp. 123
Looking Back
Looking Backp. 135
One Hundred Percent Communication
One Hundred Percent Communicationp. 139
... And I'll Have That Order With a License on the Side, Please
Vendors and Licenses: Adding Value for Customersp. 143
Licensing: A Publisher's Perspectivep. 147
Subscription Agent and Publisher Initiativesp. 155
Breaking the Database Barrier
Searching and Access to Full Content on the Web, or, We've Got Documents and Publications, Now What?p. 157
Developing a Web Collection: Selection and Evaluation
Developing a Web Collection: Selection and Evaluationp. 165
Academic Issues in E-Journal Selection and Evaluationp. 169
Reducing Journal Costs Through Advertising: Exploring the Possibilities
Additive Change: Unobtrusive Advertising for Academic Journalsp. 175
Exploring the Possibilities in the Print and Electronic Worldsp. 187
Redefining the Serial: Issues for the New Millennium
The Journal as a Provider of Community Servicesp. 199
Impact of Bundled Databases on Serials Acquisitions in Academic Librariesp. 213
The Pricing Implications of Site and Consortia Licensing into the Next Millenniump. 219
Managing Multiple Media and Extraordinary Expectationsp. 225
Push Technology: Applications for Scholarly Communications and Information Managementp. 233
Printed Back Volumes and Issues: A Thing of the Past?p. 237
The Elsevier-WebLUIS Connection: A Florida Venture and Adventurep. 243
AACR2 and You: Revising AACR2 to Accommodate Serialityp. 249
Dear Abby/Dear Abbotp. 257
Hybrid Methods of Desktop Journal Article Deliveryp. 263
Deacidification of Journals: Saving the Past and Present for the Future- You Mean Publishers Aren't Using Alkaline Paper?p. 269
Organizing Web-Based Resourcesp. 277
Provocative Public Services: Ways That Serials Public Service Is Changing in the Electronic Erap. 287
Toward Better Access to Full-Text Aggregator Collectionsp. 291
If It's Legal, It's Probably a Serialp. 299
Looking a Gift Horse in the Mouth: Collection Management Following a Statewide Purchase of Electronic Resourcesp. 305
Supporting E-Journal Integration Through Standards: The OCLC Reference Services Experience and Experiences from the Fieldp. 313
Forging the Future for Archival Concerns and Resource Sharingp. 323
The Convergence of User Needs, Collection Building, and the Electronic Publishing Market Placep. 333
Putting It All Together: The Involvement of Technical Services, Public Services, and Systems to Create a Web-Based Resource Collectionp. 341
From Catalog Card to MARC: USMARC Bibliographic Self-Defensep. 349
Realistic Licensing or Licensing Realities: Practical Advice on License Agreementsp. 357
Taming the Octopus: Getting a Grip on Electronic Resourcesp. 363
14th Annual NASIG Conference Registrantsp. 369
Indexp. 387
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ISBN: 9780789010070
ISBN-10: 0789010070
Series: Serials Librarian (Hardcover)
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 398
Published: 23rd May 2000
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.08 x 15.49  x 3.3
Weight (kg): 0.84
Edition Number: 1

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