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ERIC Number: EJ408944
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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The Serial/Monograph Ratio in Research Libraries: Budgeting in Light of Citation Studies.
Devin, Robin B.; Kellogg, Martha
College and Research Libraries, v51 n1 p46-54 Jan 1990
Discusses the pressure placed on research libraries to maintain a balanced collection of serials and monographs, and presents an allocation formula for serial versus monograph budgeting. The formula is based on the findings of over 50 studies that used citation analysis to determine the actual percentage of serials versus monographs used by researchers. (11 references) (CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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