Summary 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