ERIC Number: EJ206802
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-May
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Determination of Unit Costs for Library Services.
Nachlas, Joel A.; Pierce, Anton R.
College and Research Libraries, v40 n3 p240-47 May 1979
Presents a methodology, known as microcosting, for identifying the unit costs of providing specific library services. It is applied for illustrative purposes to the determination of the unit costs of tracking overdue materials at a major university library; a task flowchart, mathematical formula, and data tables are included. (Author/JD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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