Rick Anderson reviews Patron-Driven Acquisitions: History and Best Practices

    Review of Patron-Driven Acquisitions: History and Best Practices This book, written in 2011, covers the history, current status and future promise of Patron-Driven Acquisition.†Named book of the week by Against the Grain, it includes contributions from well-respected industry leaders. Rick Anderson,†Associate Dean for Scholarly Resources & Collections,†J. Willard Marriott Library,†University of Utah, USA has reviewed†Patron-Driven Acquisitions: History and Best Practices:
Overall, Patron-driven Acquisitions can be confidently recommended to all academic librariesóboth those currently planning to move in a patron-driven direction, and those unsure of whether such an approach makes sense or perhaps even of what all the fuss is about. Its authors effectively cover all of the most pressing and relevant questions about PDA theory and practice, and offer highly useful tools to readers interesting in assessing the practice's viability and likely consequences.
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