ERIC Number: EJ649167
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Experiments in Deaccessioning: Archives and Online Auctions.
American Archivist, v64 n2 p350-62 Fall-Win 2001
Discussion of the need for archives to remove duplicate or unneeded materials from their collection focuses on the legal and ethical issues raised for archives by the use of online auction venues in deaccessioning unwanted materials, based on experiences at the University of Wisconsin. (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Archives, Ethics, Higher Education, Legal Responsibility, Online Systems, Weeding (Library), World Wide Web
Society of American Archivists, 527 S. Wells St., 5th Floor, Chicago, IL 60607-3922.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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