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Christine M. Fischer

As an acquisitions librarian, Christine is interested in topics related to library resources, collections, and the evolving electronic scholarship and publishing environment.

There are 8 included publications by Christine M. Fischer :

TitleDateViewsBrief Description
Crystal Clear? Today’s Libraries, Tomorrow’s Library Users 2006 457 The Fifteenth North Carolina Serials Conference, hosted by the North Carolina Central University (NCCU) School of Library and Information Sciences (SILS), was opened by Carol Nicholson (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill). Dr. Irene Owens, D...
Electronic Resources Pricing: A Variety of Models 2006 732 Building and maintaining library collections is increasingly complex. Determining pricing for physical resources actually housed in the bricks and mortar facility is relatively simple. In contrast, libraries must select electronic resources that rang...
Group Therapy: Database Trials 2008 422 Practicing librarians respond to a question about the advantages and disadvantages of making database trials available to university faculty.
Group Therapy: Managing OA Journals 2007 341 Experienced librarians respond to a question on how academic libraries can best provide links to open access journals from the web page or catalog.
Group Therapy: Moving fully to Electronic Journals 2008 374 Experienced academic librarians respond to a question on how to identify which journals can be electronic-only and which titles faculty still need to see current issues of in a physical form.
Group Therapy: Screening of Donations 2007 462 Experienced academic librarians respond to a question about best practice for preliminary screening or filtering of prospective book donations.
In Celebration of University Faculty: The Promotion and Tenure Recognition Event 2007 660 Earning tenure and being promoted in the university setting should be reasons for celebration. Yet, all too often these milestones in the lives and careers of faculty get little celebratory notice. In the past, a few of the individual schools and the...
Streaming Film: How to Serve Our Users 2014 45 Streaming video is an integral part of the curriculum for many academic courses. While faculty may have used DVDs in the classroom, the increase in online course instruction and the expectations of students comfortable with using streaming video in t...