Andromeda Yelton

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rent v. own: cultural paradigm

February 2nd, 2010 · 11 Comments · Uncategorized

One of the things that I’ve been wondering (e.g. in re my last post on serials subscription economics) is how this rent v. own dichotomy for books is going to play out. Because the fact that e-resources subscriptions are like renting, not like owning, is very salient to librarians, and was not obvious to some [...]

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