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Understanding the business of library acquisitions

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Published by American Library Association in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Acquisitions (Libraries) -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesBusiness of library acquisitions
      StatementKaren A. Schmidt, editor.
      ContributionsSchmidt, Karen A.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ689.5.U6 U53 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 395 p. :
      Number of Pages395
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL379562M
      ISBN 100838907415
      LC Control Number98041701

        Accordingly, this book retains the most significant judicial decisions in M&A jurisprudence while also making heavy use of textual explication, sample documentary provisions, and the latest teaching methods to deepen students' understanding of the . Library Acquisitions: Practice & Theory. Articles and issues. Latest issue All issues. Search in this journal. Vol Issue 1 Pages () Download full issue. Previous vol/issue. Next vol/issue. Actions for selected articles. Select all / Deselect all. Download PDFs Export citations. Show all article previews Show all article previews.

      Understanding IT Acquisitions: Associated Models: /ch IT acquisition processes are mostly organization specific and there is not enough evidence to establish that a successful acquisition process adopted in an. Understanding IT Acquisitions Preparedness: Organizational Perspectives: /ch It is generally experienced that every organization develops its own approach for IT acquisitions with varying degrees of emphasis on organizational.

      The Book of Jargon® – Global Mergers & Acquisitions is one in a series of practice area and industry-specific glossaries published by Latham & Watkins.. The definitions provide an introduction to each term and may raise complex legal issues on which specific legal advice is required. The terms are also subject to change as applicable laws and customary practice evolve.   Mergers and Acquisitions is a must-read whether you're a legal or business professional, an entrepreneur, an investor, or a law or business school student. The book will also be extremely useful to international lawyers and businessmen who need to understand the M&A practices in the United States that are being increasingly adopted around the.


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The author of this chapter makes the interesting point that “Acquisitions itself is no longer perceived as Author: Linda M. Katz. Understanding the business of library acquisitions.

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Schmidt); "The Business of Book Publishing" (Patricia Glass Schuman and Charles Harmon); "The Business of Scholarly Journal Publishing" (Gary J. Brown); "Publishers, Vendors, Libraries Author: Karen A. Schmidt. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

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Library acquisitions is the department of a library responsible for the selection and purchase of materials or resources.

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The Library of Congress acquires materials in all formats--books, periodicals, maps, music, prints, photographs, recorded sound, videos, etcand in all subjects, except technical, agriculture and clinical medicine, from all over the world.

The collection is shaped by the Library's Collection Policy Statements. Library materials may be ordered by sending standard order cards (available from the Acquisitions Department), Choice Cards, by email, or by placing an on-line order form.

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