E- Resource management

Abstract

Author(s): Sachin Ashok Wani

Information communication technology like internet and WWW changes the function and format of library and information centre.The progress of EResources and their increased use changes the library from physical to virtual.Due to electronic publishing many E– resources like E-Journals, E-books,online database are published etc.In education field academic libraries are purchase such type of EResources for students and scholars.Users also give preference to E-Resources instead of physical library.The main barrierin academic library is availability of fund for purchasing E-Resources.Most of the E-Resources are highly recommended by AICTE/UGC committee.The consortia model accepted by the academic libraries for purchasing and accessing E-Resources.The paper is discussing about the EResources advantage , issues and challenges for management of E-Resources.

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