International Journal of Library and Information Science (IJLIS)

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Volume 6, Issue 6,November-December 2017, Pages 25-36, Page Count - 12


L Ushadevi (1) C. P. Ramasesh (2)

(1) Assistant University Librarian, Bangalore University, Bangalore, India.
(2) Former University Librarian, University of Mysore, Manasagangothri, Mysore, India.

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Cite this article:L Ushadevi,C. P. Ramasesh,  Acquisition Of Journals In Engineering Colleges: Woes And Worries Of Librarians, International Journal of Library and Information Science(IJLIS), 2017, 6(6), PP.25-36

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Paper deals with the issues and problems faced by the librarians while acquiring journals in engineering colleges in Karnataka. Important problems encountered such as lack of budget, untimely payment of subscription, non-receipt and late receipt of journals, refund of subscription, payment of excess foreign currency exchange rates, including problems arising out of accepting terms and conditions of the publishers as well as facing audit observations are covered in the research. Relevant suggestions are projected to overcome the problems in acquisition.
Author Keywords
Acquisition Journals; Periodicals Acquisition Problems; Journal Acquisition Engineering Colleges
Index Keywords
Librarians Obeservation Issues INDEST Consortium

ISSN Print: 2277-3533 ISSN Online: 2277-3584
Source Type: Journals Document Type: Journal Article
Publication Language: English DOI: 10.34218/IJLIS.6.6.2017.004
Abbreviated Journal Title: IJLIS Access Type: Open Access
Publisher Name: IAEME Publication Resource Licence: CC BY-NC
Major Subject:Social Sciences and Humanities Subject Area classification: Social Sciences
Subject area: Library and Information Sciences Source: SCOPEDATABASE