Diverse attempts by different statewide library consortia to provide electronic libraries should be viewed as a healthy development, even as a situation that promotes the evolution of library services through a form of natural selection.
The services offered by these consortia have, to date, been largely additions to existing and continuing services.
In the past six months, nine academic consortia around the globe have signed APPEAL licensing agreements.
journals are available in electronic form through IDEAL to library consortia around the world.
That brings to more than 30 the number of consortia and state systems working as higher education consortia that are using WebCT as their e-learning system.
consortia become the latest organizations to choose WebCT Vista to support e-learning programs
Curci, Partner, Technology & Intellectual Property Practice Group, Preston Gates & Ellis, LLP and Colm Dobbyn, Chief Intellectual Property Counsel, Mastercard, explain how to evaluate consortia
intellectual property rights (IPR) policies and understand their implications for members' IP portfolios.
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processes can vary, but a constant for many of these groups is procurement finding and buying much needed products for a super (or at least good) price, avoiding aggravation, and offering a healthy and strong communication link among the various administrators, particularly purchasing agents, at institutions of higher ed.
Looking at the experiences and benefits accrued at the international level, many consortia
have been formed in India.
CTDLC, like other such consortia
, gives institutions an aggregated Web site and single point of entry for course registration--but it also provides technological support, multiple delivery platforms, faculty development, K-12 teacher training, workforce development, national and international marketing, research, e-commerce, and student services.
When a K-12 administrator asked me to recommend technology leadership resources, first on my list were the Web sites of the Regional Technology in Education Consortia