Taking Stock

Taking Stock is the journal of the National Acquisitions Group, published Summer and Winter annually, and is free to members.

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Issue 28 (2): Navigating the way into the Good Books

2020-04-06T14:52:10+01:00April 6th, 2020|

Welcome to issue 28 (2) 2020 Navigating the way into the Good Books In this issue: Jennie Hillyard           NAG: a hive of activity Karen Colbron             Levelling the playing field [...]

Issue 28 (1): The Landscape of Collections

2019-09-16T10:25:18+01:00September 16th, 2019|

Welcome to issue 28 (1) Summer 2019 The Landscape of Collections In this issue: Diane McCourt                Collection Development for Academic Libraries: tenth seminar Amy Stubbing and David Morgan             Collection [...]

Issue 27 (2): Rising to the Challenge

2019-08-01T18:46:57+01:00January 14th, 2019|

Welcome to issue 27(2) - Winter 2019 Rising to the Challenge In this issue: Anthony Sinnott              The Ninth Collection Development Seminar for Academic Libraries Mandy Harper and Frances Machell        [...]

Issue 27 (1): Requirement, Relevance, Revolution

2019-09-13T14:46:42+01:00July 14th, 2018|

Welcome to issue 27 (1) In this issue: Maria Allan - The Eighth Collection Development Seminar for Academic Libraries Rachel Bramley - We were Hardcore Linda Bennett and Annika Bennett [...]

Issue 26 (1) : Thinking outside the box

2019-08-01T18:27:31+01:00July 12th, 2017|

Welcome to issue 26 (1)- Summer 2017 In this issue: Maria Allan        Building Lego and breaking records Matt Durant and Ted Spilsbury  Patron Driven Obsession Gavin Philips      Operational Excellence Amjad [...]

Issue 25 (2): Meeting Rising Costs and Expectations

2019-08-01T18:25:54+01:00January 29th, 2017|

Welcome to issue 25 (2) - Winter 2016-17 Maria Allan, Ewa Cepuchowicz and Gavin Philips               A look forward to the 7th Collection Development Seminar for Academic Libraries Wendy Morris and [...]

Issue 25 (1): Acquiring the Best Deal

2019-08-01T18:23:27+01:00July 29th, 2016|

Welcome to issue 25 (1) - Summer 2016 In this issue: Jennifer Hill        NAG Conference 2016 Preview Tifanie Dickinson            Being Direct Sarah Logan and Nathan Turner               Evidence Based Acquisition Maria [...]

Issue 23 (1): Resources, Routines and Reiterating Value

2019-08-01T18:20:59+01:00July 29th, 2014|

Welcome to issue 23 (1) - In this issue: Helen Thomas                 The Fourth Collection Development Seminar for Academic Libraries Matthew Lawson            Managing services for collaborative partners and overseas campuses Angela [...]

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