What are your Preferences? Print, E or Both? User Practices and Purchasing Models of E-Books of Hong Kong Academic Libraries

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Abstract

In this paper, I am going to share some background information of the Institutions of Higher Education and Academic Libraries in Hong Kong, perspectives of book buyers, students and academics on e-books, the change of collection development policy when libraries include or add e-books in their Library collection, e-book purchasing models offered by vendors for academic libraries in Hong Kong and those new challenge librarians encounter in e-books acquisition and management.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication5es journées sur le livre électronique : Quelles pratiques pour quels usages ?
Pages12-20
Publication statusPublished - 17 May 2010
Event5th Couperin E-book Day - Lille, France
Duration: 17 May 201018 May 2010
https://www.couperin.org/services-et-prospective/ebook/journee-du-livre-electronique/item/758-5e-journee-sur-le-livre-electronique-mai-2010

Conference

Conference5th Couperin E-book Day
CountryFrance
CityLille
Period17/05/1018/05/10
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