Electronic Resource Management: Assessment and Preservation

Scheduled Dates

December 16, 2021 10 am - 12 pm CST (Register Now)

Course Details
Course Type: 
Target Audience: 
Library staff who are new to electronic resources work or who would like an introduction to electronic resource management.
Course Description

Electronic resources make up a large portion of today's library collections, and electronic resources management (ERM) is an important skillset for library staff members to have. These resources often make up a large portion of libraries' acquisitions budgets, and therefore, assessment of their usage is important. It can also be important to preserve access to these resources for long-term use. In this course, participants will learn strategies for assessment and preservation of electronic resources.

* This course is eligible for Micro-Credentialing (optional) - What is Micro-Credentialing?

  1. Complete the following courses:
  2. Complete extra requirements for Micro-credentialing participants:
Learning Objectives
  • Identify methods of assessing usage of electronic resources
  • Understand ways of preserving access to electronic resources


Homework Expectations
  • Requirements for completion include completing a well-formed XML exercise and viewing either the live session or the recording.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of one 2-hour session.
Contact Hours: 
Emily Nimsakont - nimsakont@amigos.org
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