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Collaborative Collection Building: Health Sciences Librarians and a Consortial Ebook DDA Program
Eileen G. Harrington, MLIS, MES
Health & Life Sciences Librarian
The Universities at Shady Grove

C. Steven Douglas, MA, MLS, AHIP
Head, Collection Strategies & Management
University of Maryland Health Sciences & Human Services Librarian

The University System of Maryland and Affiliated Institutions Library Consortium (USMAI) consist of the 16 libraries from the state’s diverse public universities and colleges ( As decreasing or flat budgets become the new normal, academic libraries need to find creative solutions to stretch funds while still providing what students and faculty need. Many have turned to demand-driven acquisition (DDA). Given its history of shared collections, USMAI decided to implement a pilot project in 2013 to explore the feasibility of a joint DDA ebook program.

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 Score: 87
Health Administration Press
Health Policymaking in the United States, Sixth Edition
Author: Longest , Beaufort B., Jr.

In the past decade, the nation experienced an unusually active period in health policy with the enactment of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Historically, health policymaking has been a slow yet ...

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American Health Information Management Association
Principles of Healthcare Reimbursement, Fifth Edition
Author: Casto , Anne B.

The fifth edition of Principles of Healthcare Reimbursement provides educators, students, and practitioners with up-to-date information on healthcare payment systems and their ...

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 Score: 96
American Psychiatric Association Publishing
Helping Parents and Teachers Understand Medications for Behavioral and Emotional Problems: A Resource Book of Medication Information Handouts, Fourth Edition
Editor: Dulcan , Mina K.

A dozen experts in child and adolescent psychiatry contributed to this new and fully updated fourth edition of Helping Parents and Teachers Understand Medications for Behavioral and ...

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