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Title: CALIS consortium purchasing of foreign databases : a review and prospect
Authors: Zhu, Qiang
Issue Date: Mar-2010
Publisher: Pao Yue-kong Library, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Source: Academic Librarian 2 : Singing in the Rain, ALSR 2010, Conference towards Future Possibilities, Hong Kong, 11-12 March 2010, conference proceedings, Plenary IV: Invited, p. [1-11].
Abstract: As the largest library consortium, CALIS achieved a lot in purchasing foreign digital resources during past 10 year. The author introduces its organizational structure, its operational procedures, and its regulations, etc. The consortium has saved a lot of money and manpower for its members as well as vendors. Thus, a win‐win situation has been reached amongst the stakeholders. Currently, CALIS is preparing a reform to better serve its members in the field.
Description: Invited Speech, Theme 4 - Collaboration & Networking
Rights: Reproduced with permission of the author.
Type: Presentation
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/1761
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