The exponential rise in the cost of legal materials and the increasing availability of and expectation for electronic materials have strained the budgets of academic law libraries. The author surveyed directors of academic law libraries to identify trends in collection management, such as canceling, weeding, and signing library maintenance agreements.
Law librarianship, legal research & education, collection management, empirical studies
Runyon, Amanda M., "The Effect of Economics and Electronic Resources on the Traditional Law Library Print Collection" (2009). Librarian Scholarship at Penn Law. 1.