GOBI Ordering Templates—University of Illinois

By Tammie Redenbaugh, Lea Howard, and George Gottschalk This page gives Acquisitions staff at the University of Illinois step-by-step instructions on setting up order templates in Gobi. Some aspects of the process are generally applicable to other Gobi users while others may be unique to that institution. Available at: https://www.library.illinois.edu/staff/acquisitions/howto/gobi/gobitemplates/ Archived to the Internet Archive…

GOBI Approval Plans—University of Illinois

By Tammie Redenbaugh This page gives Acquisitions staff at the University of Illinois step-by-step instructions on using Gobi to search slip/approval plan suggestions, set up templates for approval plan orders, and placing approval plan (slip) orders. Some aspects of the process are generally applicable to other Gobi users while others may be unique to that…

Acquisitions Procedures for American University

By University Library, American University Subject guide outlining the procedures and workflows for acquiring materials. Topics include E-books, media, reserves, music, print serials, standing orders, print on demand, reference, development/gift funds, processing, and bindery.  Workflows for processing from vendors (such as Coutts and YBP) are also included.   Available at this URL: http://subjectguides.library.american.edu/c.php?g=175274&p=1154176 Archived using Internet…

UTEP Library Collection Development Procedures: E-Book Selection Policy

by Nancy Hill, University of Texas at El Paso This is the policy statement for subject selectors at the University of Texas at El Paso to follow in terms of buying new books and e-books. It includes decisions on what formats to make available to users, including such considerations as availability, discipline, content type, local-faculty…