This blog contains information on various topics related to electronic resources at UMass Lowell Libraries. Commentary will cover relevant activities such as trials, new resources, updates to vendor sites, access problems, and other things deemed significant.
The site is maintained by Joseph Fisher, Database Management Librarian at UMass Lowell Libraries. Joseph has over 10 years experience at managing electronic library resources, first at the Boston Public Library for eight years and now here at UMass Lowell since the beginning of 2007.
Besides online resources, Joseph is also involved in establishing UML’s first Institutional Repository that will house scholarly works produced at the university along with digitized material from the library’s Special Collections.