ERIC Number: EJ512205
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Automate Your Library in Two Years for under $4,000.
Sherouse, Vicki M.
Technology Connection, v2 n6 p18-20 Oct 1995
Provides guidelines for automating a school library with limited funds and staff. Includes suggestions for preparation; finding equipment, choosing software, using MARC records, using volunteers for barcoding/loading records, the initial switch to an automated catalog, and continuing expenses and hardware upgrades. A sidebar lists costs for a 10,000-item collection. (JKP)
Descriptors: Computer Peripherals, Computer Software Selection, Facility Improvement, Guidelines, Integrated Library Systems, Learning Resources Centers, Library Automation, Library Circulation, Library Technical Processes, Online Catalogs, Online Systems, Operating Expenses, School Libraries, Volunteers
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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