Cases on Electronic Records and Resource Management Implementation in Diverse Environments

Cases on Electronic Records and Resource Management Implementation in Diverse Environments

Janice Krueger (Clarion University of Pennsylvania, USA)
Indexed In: SCOPUS
Release Date: August, 2013|Copyright: © 2014 |Pages: 467
ISBN13: 9781466644663|ISBN10: 1466644664|EISBN13: 9781466644670|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-4466-3

Description

While web-based accessible materials have offered academic libraries an effective approach to managing electronic records and resources for its service population, a cross-discipline approach has not yet been executed.

Cases on Electronic Records and Resource Management Implementation in Diverse Environments brings together real-life examples of how electronic records and resource management have been implemented across disciplines. Offering theories amid legal and ethical concerns of electronic records and resource management, this publication is essential for professionals involved in the education of library and information science and the training of individuals responsible for electronic records management in various disciplines.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Digital Government Documents
  • Electronic Data Exchange
  • Electronic Medical Records
  • Electronic Records and Resource Management
  • Music Storage and Retrieval
  • Proprietary vs. Open Source Systems
  • Scholarly Publishing

Reviews and Testimonials

Real-life examples show how electronic records and resource management have been implemented in education and libraries, medicine, law, and government. Among the topics are The Titusville Historical Society, illustrating challenges in representing local image collections, Redeemer University's adoption of institutional repository using the principles of electronic information management systems, the experience of a medium-sized healthcare organization library transitioning from print to online-only resources, a conceptual framework of functional requirements for managing electronic court records in the Superior Court of Malaysia, and the US Environmental Protection Agency.

– Annotation ©2013 Book News Inc. Portland, OR

– Featured Title on University & College Library News, 2015

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Janice M. Krueger, Ed.D. is an associate professor in the Department of Library Science at Clarion University of Pennsylvania. Her major responsibilities center on preparing students for varied library careers through the Master of Science in Library Science degree and school library media programs. She has experienced many aspects of librarianship through her prior wok in public, academic, and law libraries. Her research interests focus on information literacy and emerging technologies for libraries. She enjoys music, reading, bike riding, and walking in her spare time.

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