Revisiting a post from 2017: Several services aim to gather all publications comprehensively. Who has all the content?
Several services attempt to gather up “all” of the content across publishers. This post provides an overview and taxonomy.
When on-demand systems for bookselling, such as patron-driven acquisitions, are set up, they create an unexpected problem: How do you know the book will still be available when you finally get around to ordering it? The bookstore of last resort is a preservation-based commercial venture to ensure that books are always available.