Electronic Resources Challenges and Opportunities: Against the Grain

Standards column by Todd Carpenter.Discusses the growth of Electronic Resources Management Systems (ERMS) and NISO's two-day seminar on the topic in Denver in September 2007. Announces the approval of the SUSHI standard (NISO Z39.93-2007), which automates the retrieval of usage statistics such as COUNTER reports for the ingest into ERMS.