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ERIC Number: EJ549361
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0029-2540
Issues in Retrospective Conversion for a Small Special Collection: A Case Study.
Hieb, Fern
North Carolina Libraries, v55 n2 p86-89 Sum 1997
Small special collections present unique problems for retrospective conversion of catalogs to machine-readable form. Examines retrospective conversion using the Moravian Music Foundation as a case study. Discusses advantages to automation, options for conversion process, quantifying conversion effort, costs, in-house conversion, national standards for online records, recommended systems, and options for remote access. (PEN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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