PALCI DDA eBooks Pilot Goes Live

The PALCI DDA (Demand-Driven Acquisition) eBooks pilot has just launched!  A total of 32 PALCI members are participating in the pilot:

  • Allegheny
  • Bucknell
  • California
  • Clarion
  • Dickinson
  • Duquesne
  • East Stroudsburg
  • Edinboro
  • Elizabethtown
  • F&M
  • Gettysburg
  • Harrisburg U
  • Indiana
  • Juniata
  • Kutztown
  • La Roche
  • Lock Haven
  • Lycoming
  • Marshall
  • Marywood
  • Millersville
  • Penn State
  • Philadelphia U
  • Point Park
  • Robert Morris
  • Rowan
  • Rutgers
  • St. Francis
  • St. Joseph's
  • Susquehanna
  • West Chester
  • West Virginia





Using two eBook platforms, ebrary and EBSCO, with title lists managed through YBP, the eBooks come from a variety of university press publishers, including some from our own member institutions (Temple University Press, New York University Press, and West Virginia University Press) in addition to Johns Hopkins University Press, Oxford University Press, and University of California Press. Commercial publishers included are Wiley, Brill and Sage.

Thanks go out to the PALCI eBooks Task Force, including our Chair, Scott Anderson from Millersville, Tracie Ballock from Duquesne, Barbara Coopey from Penn State, Jeremy Garskof from Gettysburg, and to our additional contributors, Bob Alan from Penn State and Theresa Arndt from Dickinson!