Electronic journals procurement in Indonesia: A challenge of scientific digital information resources

Mohamad Sadikin, Febriyanto, Syifa Adiba

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Abstract

This study examines electronic journals in Indonesia. The purpose of this study is to describe the challenges faced by the librarians in the procurement and processing of electronic journals collection in Indonesia in digital era. The results of this study indicate that there are several challenges in the procurement and processing of electronic journals in Indonesia, overlapping of electronic journals subscription, and also the issue of agreement to collaborate between libraries. The main conclusion that can be taken is, the management of electronic journals collection in Indonesia is not good enough yet, especially from the side of procurement and processing. Suggestion from researchers for digital collections in Indonesia is there should be a good and fair collaboration in procurement and processing of electronic journals between libraries in Indonesia. This research is intended for those who have attention in the field of library collections, especially in the form of digital collections.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationICIME 2018 - 2018 10th International Conference on Information Management and Engineering
PublisherAssociation for Computing Machinery
Pages122-126
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9781450364898
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 22 Sep 2018
Event10th International Conference on Information Management and Engineering, ICIME 2018 - Salford, United Kingdom
Duration: 22 Sep 201824 Sep 2018

Publication series

NameACM International Conference Proceeding Series

Conference

Conference10th International Conference on Information Management and Engineering, ICIME 2018
CountryUnited Kingdom
CitySalford
Period22/09/1824/09/18

Keywords

  • Digital Library
  • Electronic Journals
  • Library Collection

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