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Patrick L. Carr

There are 4 included publications by Patrick L. Carr :

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Assessing Return on Investment for E-Resources: A Cross-Institutional Analysis of Cost-Per-Use Data 2011 990 Libraries often rely on cost-per-use (CPU) data to measure the return on investment for their e-resource subscriptions. By comparing CPU data supplied by several libraries, this presentation will provide added context to CPU-based assessments. It wil...
The Commitment to Securing Perpetual Journal Access: A Survey of Academic Research Libraries 2011 990 Current and emerging trends raise questions about the extent to which academic research libraries should continue to seek perpetual access provisions for journal acquisitions. To describe the questions being raised, this paper begins by framing perpe...
The Dual Mission Paradigm: A Ranganathanian Critique 2010 990
From Innovation to Transformation: A Review of the 2006-2007 Serials Literature 2009 990 This paper reviews the leading trends in and contributions to the peer-reviewed and professional literature of serials librarianship published in 2006 and 2007. The review shows that a central topic in the literature is the nature and effect of libra...