By Claire B. Gunnels,Susan E. Green,Patricia M. Butler
comprise a quick heritage of joint libraries, exploring how this version is a usual evolution from reciprocal borrowing, shared catalogs, and interlibrary loan
clarify how you can deal with all points of a joint-use library, together with offerings in regards to the actual plant, judgements on contractual specifications, assortment improvement, type structures, cataloging and technical providers concerns, body of workers, and more
handle rising tendencies and most sensible practices for serving scholars and most people simultaneously
provide interviews with directors and employees in winning joint-use libraries
Anyone attracted to joint-use libraries specifically, or radical principles for extending assets more often than not, will wish the data during this book.
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