ERIC Number: EJ649194
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Monitoring Book Reshelving in Libraries Using Statistical Sampling and Control Charts.
Edwardy, Jeffrey M.; Pontius, Jeffrey S.
Library Resources & Technical Services, v45 n2 p90-94 Apr 2001
Discussion of shelf reading as a method to maintain library books in their proper location focuses on a statistical approach to determine when shelf reading is necessary. Uses sampling to obtain data on misshelved books over time and develop a control chart to assess when shelf reading is necessary. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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