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ERIC Number: EJ945749
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 13
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1533-2748
Getting to MARS: Working with an Automated Retrieval System in the Special Collections Department at the University of Nevada, Reno
Sundstrand, Jacquelyn K.
Journal of Archival Organization, v9 n2 p105-117 2011
The University of Nevada, Reno's Special Collections and University Archives Department moved into a new facility and had to utilize an automated storage and retrieval systems (ASRS) for storage of manuscript and archival collections. Using ASRS bins presented theoretical challenges in planning for the move. This article highlights how well the staff's decisions and considerations reached during planning that project and outlined in a previous article published in 2008 did or didn't work once the move was underway. (Contains 1 note and 4 figures.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Nevada