ERIC Number: EJ649166
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Doing the Best We Can?: The Use of Collection Development Policies and Cooperative Collecting Activities at Manuscript Repositories.
Sauer, Cynthia K.
American Archivist, v64 n2 p308-49 Fall-Win 2001
Discusses results of a survey of a sample of manuscript repositories regarding their use of collection development policies and their cooperative collecting activities. Considers impediments to the use of these practices, the benefits to repositories that do use them, and includes the tabulated results of the survey. (LRW)
Descriptors: Archives, Library Collection Development, Library Cooperation, Policy Formation, Shared Library Resources, Surveys
Society of American Archivists, 527 S. Wells St., 5th Floor, Chicago, IL 60607-3922.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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