ERIC Number: ED049768
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1970-Sep
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Cooperative Resource Development in the Five Associated University Libraries; A Study with Recommendations.
The three objectives of this study of the Five Associated University Libraries (FAUL) are: (1) an evaluation of the FAUL Acquisition Committee; (2) a feasibility study of cooperative resource development; and, (3) guidelines and recommendations to analyze the research collections. It is determined that for effective co-operative resource development, FAUL must assign priority of fulfillment to its goals of (1) increased value, (2) attainment of optimum collection size, (3) improved resources and services, (4) consideration of user needs for a more relevant system, (5) adequate budget allocations for research resources, (6) controlled special collections, (7) improved acquisitions and dissemination procedures, (8) increased research and development, (9) fostering professional education of all library personnel and (10) determination comprehensive plan that enjoys the total commitment of the five university libraries. (SG)
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Authoring Institution: Five Associated Univ. Libraries, Syracuse, NY.