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SPEC Kit 221: Evolution and Status of Approval Plans (March 1997)

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SPEC Kit 217: Electronic Reserves (October 1996)

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SPEC Kit 214: Digitizing Technologies for Preservation (March 1996)

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SPEC Kit 207: Organization of Collection Development (April 1995)

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SPEC Kit 202: Electronic Journals: Issues & Trends (August 1994)

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SPEC Kit 201: Electronic Journals: Policies & Procedures (August 1994)

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Preservation Planning Program Resource Guides

1993 • Print copies are available for $15/each or $80/set plus shipping & handling.

Each of the seven resource guides in this set provide comprehensive, easy-to-use information relating to a major component of effective preservation programs. These guides offer a conceptual framework to facilitate preservation decision-making within a specific area and help libraries to assess current practices. Bibliographies of additional preservation literature are included in each issue.

  • Collections Conservation
    Robert DeCandido • ISBN 0-918006-67-8 • 134pp.
  • Collection Maintenance and Improvement
    Sherry Byrne • ISBN 0-918006-66-X • 98pp.
  • Disaster Preparedness
    Constance Brooks • ISBN 0-918006-65-1 • 184pp.
  • Managing a Library Binding Program
    Jan Merrill-Oldham • ISBN 0-918006-68-6 • 159pp.
  • Options for Replacing and Reformatting Deteriorated Materials
    Jennifer Banks • ISBN 0-918006-65-1 • 51pp.
  • Organizing Preservation Activities
    Michele Cloonan • ISBN 0-918006-66-X • 98pp.
  • Staff Training and User Awareness in Preservation Management
    Wesley Boomgaarden • ISBN 0-918006-64-3 • 89 pp.
 
 

Preservation Planning Program: An Assisted Self-Study Manual for Libraries

Pamela Darling; revised by Jan Merrill-Oldham and Jutta Reed-Scott • 1993 • ISBN 0-918006-69-4 • 138pp.

This revised edition provides a well-tested methodology for comprehensive preservation planning and aims to assist libraries with their efforts to establish or augment local preservation programs. The manual brings together a variety of checklists, outlines, and samples to help guide program development.

Print copies are available for $45.00 plus shipping & handling.

 
 

Collection Conservation Treatment: A Resource Manual for Program Development and Conservation Technician Training

Compiled by Maralyn Jones • 1993 • ISBN 0-615-00357-5 • 452 pp.

The manual includes instructions for more than 100 collection conservation treatments (many illustrated); floor plans and furnishing/equipment lists; flow charts and decision trees; a bibliography of core readings on collection conservation; and the final report from "Training the Trainers: A Conference on Training in Collection Conservation."

Print copies are available for $45.00 plus shipping & handling.

 
 

Preservation Program Models: A Study Project and Report

Jan Merrill-Oldham, Carolyn Clark Morrow, and Mark Roosa • 1991 • ISBN 0-918006-20-1 • 54pp.

This publication discusses 10 components of a comprehensive preservation program and describes four levels of program maturity, with benchmarks for personnel, production, and budgets.

Print copies are available for purchase for $45.00 plus shipping & handling.

 
 

ARL Statement on Unlimited Use and Exchange of Bibliographic Records, 1989

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ARL Statement on Unlimited Use and Exchange of Bibliographic Records, 1987

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