- Dec 19, 2008Summary of proposed library consortium for Libraries of Oriental
Consortium of LOOM schools. (inner circle)
linked with schools in China (basic configuration)
offering to join existing consortia university or health-care based
Possibility of private grant funding (not governmental) to be
Selected information on library consortia.
Searching with the term library consortia brings up much material.
Here is a sample:
Potter. William Gray: Recent trends in academic library
consortia....; Library Trends, Winter 1997.
Maryland library consortium: a white paper (I lost the author and
citation information; search online for the title)
Shachaf, Pnina: Nationwide library consortia life cycle; Library
Trends ISSN 0024-2667.
The relationship between copyright and contract law: electronic
resources and library consortia; from the eIFL web page (see below)
Revised guidelines for statistical measures of usage of web-based
information resources; from ICOLC web page (see below)
Surveys of library consortia and sample web page of a single
Library consortia in Oregon, Washington and Idaho:
Web address: http://libweb.uoregon.edu/orbis/consort/
Washington Research Library Consortium
Web address: http://www.wrlc.org
SCELC: Statewide California Electronic Library Consortium:
ICOLC: International Coalition of Library Consortia.
eIFL: Electronic Information for Libraries