The title of this book is Methodism. John Wesley was a prominent figure in the movement.
Individual titles can be in multiple locations.
Whether a title is SUPO or MUPO is purely publisher driven.
Jeff Dickens<br />Electronic Systems and Resources <br />Librarian Candidate<br />
What does Ebrary do for library patrons? <br /><ul><li> Multiple simultaneous users can use the same book.
Ability to organize books on personal “bookshelves.”
Provides highlighting and note writing features, which can be undone, searched (as can the book), and organized within Ebrary.
Users can look up words, places, and people in reference works without leaving Ebrary. </li></li></ul><li>How does Ebrary work? <br />There are two ways to find Ebrary books:<br />Searching the library catalog (load Ebrary MARC records)<br />Searching Ebrary directly (hyperlink somewhere on Website). <br />
Ebrary offers many of the same search features that are found in article databases<br />
looking up words in a number of reference works.
simultaneous access to and multiple bookshelf locations for books
bookshelves that can be organized using folders.</li></li></ul><li>Ebrary Administration<br />The Ebrary Partner Site: <br /><ul><li>Usage statistics: provides site activity, title, and counter reports.
MARC records: info on MARC updates, which are sent monthly directly to cataloger. Also, the option to update MARC data manually.
EBOP: titles can be reviewed and ordered directly from Ebrary.</li></li></ul><li>Ebrary Administration<br />Ebrary Content: <br /><ul><li>Subscription Content
MUPO: multiple simultaneous access. Always 150% of publisher’s price. </li></li></ul><li>Ebrary Administration<br />Perpetual Content: <br /><ul><li> Access fee only if subscription content or subject collection is dropped.
Ebrary will “give a break” on purchases from some publishers, namely Elsevier, Taylor & Francis, Oxford, and Cambridge.
Some books jobbers, like YBP, allow purchase of titles in electronic formats, like Ebrary. </li></li></ul><li>Ebrary Administration<br />Single Sign-on (recommendation from personal experience)<br /><ul><li> WAM proxy in III causes problems with Ebrary’s bookshelf feature.
Allows off-campus patrons to login using their library barcode, as they do with WAM. </li></li></ul><li>In conclusion, Ebrary offers advantages to…<br /><ul><li>library patrons: