Maximizing Electronic Resources Management in Libraries: Applying Business Process Management, 1st Edition

  • Lenore England
  • Published By: Chandos Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1780634285
  • ISBN-13: 9781780634289
  • DDC: 025.00285
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 200 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released April 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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This book discusses Business Process Management (BPM) and the ways it can be applied to electronic resources management (ERM) to help organize processes in libraries, including key elements of ERM functions that lay the groundwork for the present and future use of ERM, and how they will drive methods by which libraries provide access to resources.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Figures.
About the Authors.
Introduction: Business Process Management (BPM) and Electronic Resources Management.
1: Elements of ERM from a BPM Point of View.
2: Organization of ERM.
3: The History and Evolution of Business Process Management.
4: Application of BPM to ERM.
5: Systems Thinking, Process Mapping, and Implications for ERM.
6: Future Development of ERM Based on BPM Principles.
Conclusions for BPM Applications to ERM.