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Building consensus on journal cancellations with a serials decision database
Decisions on journal additions, renewals or cancellations call for comprehensive management tools that can be manipulated to answer complex questions. The serials decision database provides objective information that can ...
Serials Assessment Comes of Age
Description of how priorities are assigned to journals based on use data accumulated in a serials decision database.
Procedures for creating a Serials Decision Database
The Serials Decision Database has been used for journal collection assessment at Washington State University since 2007. This record is a collection of procedures and EXCEL Macros that support the creation of this database ...
The Serials Decision Database as a Research Tool
A serials decision database (SDD) based on work by Metz and Cosgriff was created in 2007 and updated in 2008-2010 at Washington State University (WSU) Libraries. The SDD covers information on subscribed and unsubscribed ...
Evaluation and Management of Print and Electronic Journals Using a Serials Decision Database
(Online Northwest Conference, 2/10/2006)
Selection and management of serials, always a complex process, became more complicated with the addition of online journals. In 2000, the Oregon Health & Science University Library staff developed a serials decision ...
Living on the Bleeding Edge of Collection Development
The easy decisions have been made; the formats have been flipped when possible. Now what? This program will discuss using the serials decision database to guide collection managers through realignments, interacting with ...