E-Resources

E-Resources Interest Group

The E-Resources Interest Group was created to look at all aspects of e-resources. This includes, but is not limited to:

Collection Assessment as a reporting tool
-Usage Stats
-Data visualization for reporting purpose

Trouble shooting/problem solving the technical aspects
-Broken links
-URL changes
-Platform changes
-IP address updates
-Displaying accurate holdings

Best Practices
-Tips
-Workflows
-ERM

Communications with Vendors
-Negotiating contracts
-Licensing

Collection Development
-Information about consortia resources or free resources
-Collaborating with selectors and faculty on purchase/usage
-Weeding/cancellations
-Marketing resources
-Training
-Trials

This is a forum to exchange information on these topics but not limited to the above topics. We might find there are topics of interest to the group about e-resources that have not yet encountered.

For more information and/or to join this interest group (must be a MI-ALA member to access), go to: https://www.memberleap.com/members/projectinfo.php?z_project_id=2575655

For further information on this interest group, please contact Beth Taylor at bjtaylor@umich.edu.