Title

Lessons from the Man: Outsourcing in the Academic Library.

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2008

Publication Title

Access

Volume

14

Issue

4

First Page

35

Abstract

The article offers information on the lessons from library service vendors and libraries in the academic library. It mentions that library service vendors work full time to ensure that relevant academic content is identified in a timely manner and acquired at the best price available. In response, libraries are accountable to stakeholders including students, faculty and taxpayers just like in the business world.