ERIC Number: EJ293596
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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Priority as a Factor in Technical Processing.
Holley, Robert P.
Journal of Academic Librarianship, v9 n6 p345-48 Jan 1984
Examination of factors of library technical processing priority systems (i.e., processing on basis other than randomization) highlights internal factors (priority by chronological sequence, personal choice, format, influence of organizational structure, acquisition type, patron, librarians' judgement); external factors (shared cataloging, Library of Congress and machine-readable data influence); and choosing priority system. (EJS)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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