Electronic Resource Management: Acquisition and Implementation

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Electronic resources make up a large portion of today's library collections, and electronic resources management (ERM) is an important skillset for library staff members to have. The first step in the ERM lifecycle is the acquisition and implementation of new content for your library. In this course, participants will learn about the various modes of access to electronic resources and the necessary steps to make these resources to library patrons.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify modes of access for electronic resources
  • Understand the process of purchasing access to electronic resources
  • Learn the implementation process for a new electronic resource

Target Audience:
Library staff who are new to electronic resources work or who would like an introduction to electronic resource management.


Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements:

  • Requirements for completion include completing a well-formed XML exercise and viewing either the live session or the recording.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.

Technical Requirements:
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Session Duration:
This course consists of one 2-hour session.

Instructor:  Emily Nimsakont - nimsakont@amigos.org

Continuing Education Credit:
Contact Hours: 2

December 9, 2021

10:00 am - 12:00 pm CST

Online Classroom
United States

Phone: 800-843-8482

Amigos Member Individual Registration $95.00
Non-member Individual Registration $155.00