ERIC Number: ED231383
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Jul-2
Reference Count: N/A
Integration of New Technology in Army Libraries. Appendices.
DAMANS and Associates, Rockville, MD.
Eight appendices provide information related to a study which was conducted to determine the feasibility of introducing new automatic techniques to Army library technical processing activities; to examine and recommend appropriate systems and configurations for library automation; and to determine costs of implementing the recommendations. The survey interview guide is followed by specific data from a detailed cost analysis of library technical processing operations at Fort Belvoir and Aberdeen Proving Ground. Data are presented for the following Aberdeen Proving Ground institutions: Aberdeen Post Library, U.S. Army Environmental Hygiene Agency Library; Ballistic Research Laboratory Technical Library; Chemical Systems Laboratory Library; Human Engineering Laboratory Library; Testing and Evaluation Command Library, and Wood Technical Library. Fort Belvoir institutions covered are the Army Coastal Engineering Research center, the Dewitt Army Hospital Medical Library, Engineer School and Learning Resources Center; Engineer Topographic Laboratories Scientific and Technical Information Center; Facilities Engineering Support Agency; Mobility Equipment Research and Development Command; and Van Noy Library. The remaining appendices present library cost and model cost data, information concerning integrated library system (ILS) costs and special collections, a request for proposal (RFP) outline, and vendor responses. (LMM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of the Army, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: DAMANS and Associates, Rockville, MD.