Article thumbnail

Balancing Bananas: Collection Assessment of Patron‐Driven Acquisitions

By Gabrielle Wiersma, Rhonda Glazier, Denise Pan and Stephanie Spratt


The libraries in the University of Colorado (CU) System have been using patron‐driven acquisitions (PDA) to build a shared collection of e‐books for many years. This paper presents our experiences as both early adopters of PDA and libraries with longstanding PDA e‐book programs and describes an analysis of how PDA has impacted collections at each of the libraries in the CU System

Topics: Collection Development and Management, Library and Information Science
Publisher: 'Purdue University (bepress)'
Year: 2016
DOI identifier: 10.5703/1288284316308
OAI identifier:
Provided by: Purdue E-Pubs

Suggested articles

To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.