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ERIC Number: ED185986
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Pages: 8
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
The Role of Sound Recordings in Library Collections.
Alter, Forrest
This discussion of the role of sound recordings--phonodiscs, tape cassettes and cartridges--in public and university libraries provides a brief review of types of collections and criteria for choosing materials, the variety of uses patrons may make of such collections, selection tools and patron input for collection building, in-house listening facilities and circulation problems, organization and care of the collection, and patron access to the collection. (JEG)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Conference of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutes (45th, Copenhagen, Denmark, August 27-September 1, 1979).