Opportunities for Libraries in Managing and Resource Sharing Through Consortia: A New Challenge for Indian Librarians

Persistent Link:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/106131
Title:
Opportunities for Libraries in Managing and Resource Sharing Through Consortia: A New Challenge for Indian Librarians
Author:
Biswas, Bidhan; Dasgupta, Swapan
Editors:
Salgar, S.; Kumbar, T.; Saraf, Veena; Buvakutty, M.; Chand, Prem
Citation:
Opportunities for Libraries in Managing and Resource Sharing Through Consortia: A New Challenge for Indian Librarians 2003,
Publisher:
Information and Library Network Centre, An IUC of University Grants Commission
Issue Date:
2003
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/106131
Submitted date:
2003-09-19
Abstract:
Discusses briefly the concept and significance of resource sharing in Indian context with a view to justify on the basis of tremendous growth as well as diversity of explicit knowledge, increased users' demands, diminished budgets, galloping prices for subscribing periodicals and purchasing books, etc. Papers suggest that resource sharing is inevitable among libraries and mentions the concepts, the areas and modalities for cooperation through library consortia in the networked information environment. This paper also covers growth as well as points out merits and demerits of library consortia and the future prospect of consortia in Indian scenario.
Type:
Conference Paper
Language:
en
Keywords:
Libraries; Digital Libraries; Scholarly Communication
Local subject classification:
Library resource sharing; Consortia; Library consortium; Library co-operation

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorBiswas, Bidhanen_US
dc.contributor.authorDasgupta, Swapanen_US
dc.contributor.editorSalgar, S.en_US
dc.contributor.editorKumbar, T.en_US
dc.contributor.editorSaraf, Veenaen_US
dc.contributor.editorBuvakutty, M.en_US
dc.contributor.editorChand, Premen_US
dc.date.accessioned2003-09-19T00:00:01Z-
dc.date.available2010-06-18T23:41:19Z-
dc.date.issued2003en_US
dc.date.submitted2003-09-19en_US
dc.identifier.citationOpportunities for Libraries in Managing and Resource Sharing Through Consortia: A New Challenge for Indian Librarians 2003,en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10150/106131-
dc.description.abstractDiscusses briefly the concept and significance of resource sharing in Indian context with a view to justify on the basis of tremendous growth as well as diversity of explicit knowledge, increased users' demands, diminished budgets, galloping prices for subscribing periodicals and purchasing books, etc. Papers suggest that resource sharing is inevitable among libraries and mentions the concepts, the areas and modalities for cooperation through library consortia in the networked information environment. This paper also covers growth as well as points out merits and demerits of library consortia and the future prospect of consortia in Indian scenario.en_US
dc.format.mimetypehtmen_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherInformation and Library Network Centre, An IUC of University Grants Commissionen_US
dc.subjectLibrariesen_US
dc.subjectDigital Librariesen_US
dc.subjectScholarly Communicationen_US
dc.subject.otherLibrary resource sharingen_US
dc.subject.otherConsortiaen_US
dc.subject.otherLibrary consortiumen_US
dc.subject.otherLibrary co-operationen_US
dc.titleOpportunities for Libraries in Managing and Resource Sharing Through Consortia: A New Challenge for Indian Librariansen_US
dc.typeConference Paperen_US
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