Skillsharing Conversations: Managing Database Subscriptions

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Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Event Type: 

LibraryLinkNJ Event

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Online via Zoom


Target Audience

All LibraryLinkNJ Members


Skillsharing Conversations: Managing Database Subscriptions

Skillsharing Conversations are one-hour, virtual conversations on relevant library topics. Each conversation will follow an *agenda and will be moderated by one of our talented colleagues, providing a great opportunity for the NJ Library community to learn and grow together. All LibraryLinkNJ members are welcome to attend.

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Managing Online Databases

Moderator: Alyssa Valenti,  Library Chair, Electronic Resources & Web Services Librarian

Evelyn S. Field Library, Raritan Valley Community College

Date: Tuesday, May 11th

Time: 11am-12pm


Managing Online Databases


  • Electronic Resource Lifecycle
    • ​Investigation of new content
    • Acquiring new content
    • Implementation
    • Ongoing evaluation and access
    • Annual review (including usage statistics)
    • Cancellation and replacement review
  • Liaising with vendors
    • Relationships
    • Accountability
    • Transparency
    • Negotiation
  • ERM skills


Registration Information



All LibraryLink members are welcome to register. A Zoom link will be provided after registration. 

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