skip to content

Malpas, Constance

Works: 9 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 96 library holdings
Roles: Research team member, Researcher, Author
Classifications: Z687.15, 025.81
Publication Timeline
Publications about Constance Malpas
Publications by Constance Malpas
Most widely held works by Constance Malpas
Understanding the collective collection : towards a system-wide perspective on library print collections by Lorcan Dempsey( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
A compilation of previously-published articles and reports authored by OCLC Research staff and collaborators and published between 2006 and 2013. This collection focuses on the changes in focus, boundaries and value of library collections as the shift from primarily hardcopy (e.g., print) collections to digital resources and networks occurs in libraries
Print management at "Mega-scale" a regional perspective on print book collections in North America by Brian F Lavoie( file )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Using a mega-regions ("geographical regions defined on the basis of economic integration and other forms of interdependence") framework to model regional consolidation of shared print book library collections, this report explores a counterfactual scenario where local US and Canadian print book library collections are consolidated into regional shared collections. The analysis in this paper builds upon findings from the OCLC Research report, Cloud-sourcing Research Collections: Managing Print in the Mass-digitized Library Environment (2011), and draws upon bibliographic and library holdings data from the WorldCat database
Research libraries, risk and systemic change by James Michalko( file )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
"In 2008, OCLC Research engaged an organization experienced in conducting risk assessments for corporate, governmental and educational clients with the objective of identifying the most significant risks facing research libraries. We thought that the techniques used to examine risks facing an individual enterprise could be productively deployed to arrive at a measured assessment of risks facing a distributed industry or enterprise-- in this case, United States research libraries"--Introduction
Cloud-sourcing research collections managing print in the mass-digitized library environment by Constance Malpas( file )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
A report of key findings of the Cloud Library project, an effort jointly designed and executed by OCLC Research, the HathiTrust, New York University's Elmer Bobst Library, and the Research Collections Access & Preservation (ReCAP) consortium, with support from the The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The objective of the project was to examine the feasibility of outsourcing management of low-use print books held in academic libraries to shared service providers, including large-scale print and digital repositories
The evolving scholarly record by Brian F Lavoie( file )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Presents a conceptual framework of the nature and scope of the evolving scholarly record to help organize and drive discussions about the evolution of scholarship. The framework presents a high-level view of the categories of materials the scholarly record potentially may encompass, as well as the key stakeholder roles -- and configurations of those roles -- associated with the scholarly record
Copyright investigation summary report by Merrilee Proffitt( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Shared print policy review report by Constance Malpas( file )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Collection directions : some reflections on the future of library collections and collecting by Lorcan Dempsey( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Right-scaling stewardship a multi-scale perspective on cooperative print management by Constance Malpas( file )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
This report explores regional-scale cooperative print strategies in the context of a local collection (OSU - Ohio State University Libraries) participating in a regionally-scaled, consortial (CIC - Committee on Institutional Cooperation), shared print initiative. The goal is to provide an empirically-based assessment of the potential for a distributed cooperative strategy for print books, based on the principle of a shared, centrally-managed core, and a network of local collections. The report offers a statistical analyses of the OSU print book collection and the CIC collective print book resource and includes statistical information about interlibrary-loan (ILL) traffic patterns
English (13)
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.