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Building better collections: Demand-Driven Acquisition at the University of Denver


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"Building Better Collections: Demand-Driven Acquisition at the University of Denver," a presentation given at a publisher advisory board meeting, September 2011.

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Building better collections: Demand-Driven Acquisition at the University of Denver

  1. 1. Building Better Collections: Demand-Driven Acquisition at the University of Denver<br />Michael Levine-Clark<br />Collections Librarian<br />University of Denver<br />September 26, 2011<br />
  2. 2. Definitions<br />Patron-Driven Acquisition (PDA)<br />Faculty Requests/Input<br />Use Data<br />Demand-Driven Acquisition (DDA)<br />Meets immediate need<br />
  3. 3. Why DDA?<br />
  4. 4. Annual Book Production, 2009<br />
  5. 5. Books Cataloged 2000-2004 (126,953 Titles)<br />
  6. 6. Books Cataloged 2000-2004 (126,953 Titles)<br />
  7. 7. Demand-Driven Acquisitions Goals<br />Broaden the collection<br />More titles<br />More publishers<br />More subjects<br />Match acquisitions to immediate demand<br />Pay at point of need<br />Pay for amount of need<br />Short-term loans<br />Purchase-on-demand<br />
  8. 8. Redefining the Collection<br />Everything we can provide in a timely manner<br />Ultimately, bounded only by budget<br />
  9. 9. What We’ve Done at DU<br />
  10. 10. netLibrary<br />Colorado Alliance of Research Libraries<br />1999-2005<br />First use free<br />Purchase on second use<br />Shared access<br />
  11. 11. Purchase ILL Requests<br />Price<br />Publisher<br />Publication Date<br />
  12. 12. eBook Library (EBL)<br />Began May 2010<br />Loaded 42,000 records into catalog (now 6,000)<br />No budget for FY 2010<br />Budgeted $1450,000 for FY 2011<br />
  13. 13. The EBL Model<br />First five minutes free<br />STL for three uses<br />One day or one week<br />10-15% list price<br />Purchase on fourth use<br />List price <br />
  14. 14. DU EBL Data (5/1/10-6/30/11)<br />
  15. 15. Cost Per Transaction<br />
  16. 16. Transactions by Month<br />
  17. 17. Relation to Print Holdings<br />
  18. 18. What We Want to Do at DU<br />
  19. 19. A Multi-Format Model<br />E-Books from multiple vendors/publishers<br />Print books<br />When electronic not available<br />When electronic not desired<br />Managed by YBP<br />
  20. 20. The Future<br />E-Books on demand<br />Local print-on-demand option <br />Make accessible all that we can afford<br />
  21. 21. Budget Goals<br />Commit most of the monographs budget<br />Spend the same to access more titles<br />
  22. 22. What Should Publishers Do?<br />
  23. 23. Be Flexible<br />Title-by-title selection<br />All books<br />All e-book aggregators<br />All DDA models<br />Print-on-Demand<br />
  24. 24. Be Predictable<br />Lots of subject-based packages is confusing<br />Which product?<br />Which package?<br />Title lists to vendors/aggregators<br />Integration into approval plan<br />
  25. 25. Work With Approval Vendors<br />Through e-book aggregators<br />Directly<br />Offer DDA model including<br />Discovery period<br />Short-term loan option<br />Purchase option<br />
  26. 26. Help With Discoverability<br />Provide good MARC records<br />Work with all discovery tools<br />Work with all vendors<br />Provide robust metadata<br />
  27. 27. Thank You<br />Michael Levine-Clark<br />Collections Librarian<br />University of Denver<br /><br />