Information center & library services

Helping law firms manage library costs

When it comes to helping law firms and corporations manage library and information center expenses, CCM brings unsurpassed expertise. As part of LAC Group, CCM draws on thirty years of library experience and innovation.

CCM spend management experts will analyze your expenditures on and uncover opportunities for savings on business and legal research services, content and data subscriptions, print resources and other expenses.

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How CCM reduces library and information center expenses

Maximizing vendor relationships

CCM manages vendor relationships and their performance against contracts for pricing, service levels (SLAs), key performance indicators (KPIs) and other negotiated terms and conditions.

Evaluating trend data

CCM evaluates historical pricing and trend data based on best practices and comprehensive benchmarking data across various organizations and industries.

We assess how information is acquired, processed, organized and delivered by evaluating workflow, processes and procedures. This analysis will enable you to align your information center with strategic business goals and ensure that user information needs and requests are met.

Resource consolidation

CCM advises on resource consolidation, service-bundling, and other options to maximize budgets.

Examining new and established research and information services, user preferences, pricing updates, service levels and considerations, CCM will match the best offerings to meet your information needs while improving your bottom line.

Negotiating the crowded landscape of information services

Check out our case study for a look at the evolution of the information and research subscription service industry, from LexisNexis and Westlaw to numerous niche vendors and new offerings.

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Download our fact sheet on information and library services to understand how our spend management consultants identify shortcomings and uncover savings opportunities in:

  • Electronic and print legal research services
  • Fee-based solutions for competitive and business intelligence
  • Library, marketing and practice management software solutions

“When our Library and Research Center needed additional support services, we reached out to the LAC Group. We have been pleased with the collaboration. They worked with us to define our needs and met with attorneys and Library staff here to craft a customized research and request portal for our Intranet. Our experience working with the researchers at LAC Group to fulfill our requests has been positive. Very rapid response time and quality results.”

Director of Library Services – AM LAW 200 FIRM