1st Edition

Fee-Based Services in Library and Information Centres

    138 Pages
    by Routledge

    by Routledge

    Previously titled Making a Charge for Library and Information Services, Fee Based Information Services provides an examination of charging for library and information services and the possible implications that this might bring to the profession. A number of extenisve case studies are given to illustrate precedents and points of best practice.

    1. Why charge 2. Getting started 3. Market research 4. Initial planning 5. Procedures, documentation and control 6. Marketing and promotion 7. Conclusions 8. Case studies 8.1 CMS Cameron McKenna (Solicitors) 8.2 Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, Universtiy of London 8.3 MONINFO, Monash University Library, Victoria, Australia 8.4 Business Research and Information Service (BRIS) 9. References and further reading Appendix; List of organisations


    Sylvia Webb, Sylvia P Webb, Jules Winterton