ERIC Number: EJ491420
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Shared Academic Library Facilities: The Unknown Form of Library Cooperation.
Dedrick, Anthony J.
College & Research Libraries, v55 n5 p437-43 Sep 1994
Reports the results of a survey of shared library facilities and describes some typical organizational and management structures. Effective organizational models are discussed. In general, the survey found that there are significant cost savings and service enhancements resulting from a shared facility arrangement along with some additional administrative overhead. (Contains 8 references.) (Author/KRN)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Administrative Organization, Administrative Problems, Community Colleges, Cost Effectiveness, Higher Education, Library Acquisition, Library Administration, Library Cooperation, Library Facilities, Library Funding, Library Personnel, Library Services, Library Surveys, Questionnaires, Shared Facilities, Shared Library Resources, Success
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A