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    • E-Book Reserve Service; Suggestions For a Best Practice 

      Bae, Seangill Peter (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-11)
      E-Books and use of E-Books for the library reserve services is not always straightforward and most of our users are not aware of the reality of E-Books we purchase. This presentation will try to find a best way to manage ...
    • E-Book Roadmap: Implementation Strategies and Perspectives from E-Book Veterans, and the Role of Agents in the E-Book Process 

      Dunham, Barbara S.; Andrade, Jose Luis (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-19)
      The amount of eBook offerings is rapidly expanding, and libraries face new questions regarding how to implement eBooks into their collections. Our librarian panelists will examine the processes and strategies they have ...
    • E-books: Defining and Considering the Alien Invasion 

      Koppel, Ted; Stewart-Marshall, Zoe (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-19)
      Despite the increasing library investment in eBooks, no single definition adequately describes the wide variety of eBooks available. Koppel will offer different approaches to define eBooks and their implications for library ...
    • e-ILL: Exploring the Next Generation of e-Services for Resource Sharing 

      Weible, Cherie; Sullivan, Helen (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-11)
      Access to library materials means more than access to print materials! This session explores the current and potential role of e-readers within Access Services in academic libraries. Is you library providing access to ...
    • the Vision of a Swiss Digital Library 

      Boutsiouci, Pascalia (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      A proposed four-year national program (2008-2011),, aims at improving access to scientific information for all potential patrons in Switzerland. The strategic goals of can be summarized briefly as follows: ...
    • E-resource Workflow: Improving Communication between Librarians and Vendors 

      Armstrong, Kim; Schatz, Bob (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-24)
      Librarians and library staff have experienced the complications and complexities electronic resources have introduced into their organizations in order to acquire, manage, support, and renew them. Likewise, publishers and ...
    • E-Resources Management: So Many Silos to Synchronize … Still! 

      Mendes, Luiz H. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-19)
      The management of eResources has come a long way with a number of solutions to facilitate the process. These solutions have required the maintenance of eResources and synchronization of data in multiple silos. Is there a ...
    • E-Resources Usage Data: Apples to Oranges and Fixing Holes 

      Boston, George; Whang, Michael; Hogarth, Margaret; Schader, Barbara (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-20)
      This presentation is intended to illustrate how the Western Michigan University Libraries and the University of California, Riverside Libraries gather, store and access statistics, and how they are utilized to develop, ...
    • E-Resources: Enigma or Dilemma, or Both 

      Wilson, Thomas C. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-21)
    • Each Greater than the Sum of its Parts: Custom Aggregations of Fedora Digital Objects 

      Nugent, Jason; Whitney, Jennifer (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Search and browse tools in digital repository applications provide a simple, intuitive interface for locating objects housed in a repository. Once found, however, the applications offer little native support for users to ...
    • Earth Day: The Sustainability Roundtable 

      Bennett, Charlie; Doshi, Ameet; Hagenmaier, Wendy; Rascoe, Fred (Georgia Institute of TechnologyWREK, 2016-04-22)
      Interview portion of Lost in the Stacks episode 301, broadcast Apr 22, 2016. Features interview with Madeleine Charney, Sustainability Studies Librarian at UMASS Amherst, and Coordinator of SustainRT (Sustainability ...
    • eBooks & Libraries: Near and Future eBook Trends 

      Ives, Gary; Mouw, James; Hawkins, Donald; Shelburne, Wendy; Ferguson, Cris; Burright, Mariann (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      Panel of six leading eBook experts, including university librarians, will discuss the future growth and trends of eBook use by academic, university, and corporate librarians.
    • EBSCOhost Visual Search: Usability Test Results 

      Fagan, Jody Condit (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-03-24)
      This presentation features the results from eight formal usability tests of EBSCO’s new "visual search" and "traditional search" interfaces. Audio, video, and screen capture software, and pre- and post-test surveys were ...
    • Economists Online 

      Proudman, Vanessa (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      NEEO (Network of European Economists Online) is a 30 month EU-funded project. NEEO is the flagship project of the Nereus consortium which currently consists of twenty-three prestigious partners in the world of academic ...
    • EIAH's Experience in Localization and Customization of DSpace 

      Khazraee, Emad; Malek, Hamed; Moaddeli, Saeed (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      The encyclopedia of Iranian architectural history was established with the goal of increasing the accessibility of the widespread resources and documents related to Iranian architectural history and to provide a better and ...
    • eJournal Archiving: Status and Trends 

      Walters, Tyler O. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      As library collections become increasingly electronic, librarians strive to develop lifecycle management approaches to administer them. One major issue is the anxiety all librarians feel over the long-term sustainability ...
    • The Electronic Library and Document Delivery: New Options 

      Tomajko, Kathy; Zimmerman, Julia (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1992)
    • Electronic Reference Services: Opportunities and Challenges 

      Henson, Bruce; Tomajko, Kathy (Georgia Institute of TechnologyTamkang University, Taiwan, 2000-10-12)
      The contemporary academic library actively designs, implements, and markets alternative reference services to meet client needs and to retain its identity in the digital world. The purpose of this paper is to discuss the ...
    • Electronic Reserves: Are they worth it? 

      McDonough, Paul; Hill, Nicola (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-11)
      Instructors at our university often request electronic copies of texts rather than print, claiming that students prefer the advantages of electronic access. In the 2012 fiscal year, the acquisitions department at our ...
    • Electronic Reserves: Change is Our Constant Companion 

      Batchelor, Michelle; Frederiksen, Linda (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11)
      Long a core activity in academic access services units, library reserves are currently undergoing a major paradigm shift in philosophy, function and task. Moving from place-bound print and audiovisual collections to ...