Patron-Driven Acquisitions - New Study Published in February
Patron-Driven Acquisitions (PDA) is today's hot topic in collection management. It sets traditional notions of collection-building upside down, while also presenting vendors and publishers with very different business models. Several US libraries have trialed PDA and some interesting, and surprising, results have emerged. Read on to learn more about an excellent new Routledge book that presents the outcomes of some of these trials and looks at future directions.