IS 590ER E-Resources Management

In-depth exploration of current topics in the rapidly changing world of e-resources management in libraries and information centers. Discusses trends, problems, and issues relating to how e-resources are reshaping the entire spectrum of library service. Example areas of focus include open access publishing, scholarly communication, proprietary as well as open source e-resources management systems, licensing and copyright issues, consortia, usage statistics, balancing e-resources with more traditional collections and services, and intellectual access challenges in a highly diffuse information environment.

Recent syllabus

Scheduled Offerings

  • Fall 2019

    • IS590ERO
      Mon, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      All other students need department approval. Email
      Steven Oberg
      16 weeks
      Credit hours

Textbooks and Course Materials

Available from the Illinois Union Bookstore (IUB).