Library Consortium Management: An International Journal: Volume 1 Issue 1/2

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The very model of a modern library consortium

Rona Wade

At what stage and under what circumstances does an informal consortium need to think about changing from an alliance of non‐ affiliated institutions to a formal legally…


Consortia and publishers: a comment

Karen Hunter

A publisher comment on the interaction between consortia and information providers ‐ how they can work together; what it is reasonable to expect; and how far we are towards…


Academic library consortia in contemporary South Africa

Colin Darch, Joan Rapp, Peter G. Underwood

Academic library consortia in South Africa are indeed beasts whose time has come at last, although whether they constitute a second coming for our profession or our end‐users…


National site licensing and consortia purchasing

Rollo Turner

National site licences appear to bring many advantages to a complex field. However, the way the scheme is set up and administered is vital to the long‐term success of this…




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