This title is a concise guide to financial planning, with definitions of financial terms and the key processes involved, which also provides tips on how to present your budget most effectively to secure funding. As pressures of business increasingly affect all information functions, it has become ever more important to be able to justify the costs involved in running any form of information function. This second edition covers budgetary implications related to developments in information source provision.
'… a good overview for decision makers who need background knowledge and a good starting point for those new to the field.' - The International Journal for Library and Information Services
' … a much needed guide to an essential element of any manager's responsibility.' - Managing Information; September 95-2: 9
'An impressive overview of financial issues in the library or information unit.' - Information Research, 9(1)