ERIC Number: EJ537973
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Reference Collection Maintenance: Theory and (Mal)Practice.
Majka, David R.
RSR: Reference Services Review, v24 n4 p67-75 1996
Reviews the research on maintaining information currency in reference collections. Discusses age versus use; continuity of maintenance; problems with irregularly published works; manual maintenance methods; computer-assisted methods; assignment of responsibility; and collection management/maintenance policies. Suggests how to improve reference collection maintenance procedures. (61 references) (AEF)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A