volume 64, issue 1/2, P101-117 2015
DOI: 10.1108/lr-05-2014-0047
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Patrick Mapulanga

Abstract: Purpose -The purpose of this paper was to examine the challenges and opportunities the new public procurement legislation has created for academic librarians as regards the acquisition of library materials in academic libraries (university/college libraries) in Malawi. Design/methodology/approach -The study used a multi-method approach. Quantitative data were collected through questionnaires. The questionnaires were sent online to the university/college libraries of seven major accredited public universities …

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