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1990–1994

 

SPEC Kit 204: Uses of Document Delivery Services (November 1994)

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SPEC Kit 205: User Surveys in ARL Libraries (November 1994)

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

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SPEC Kit 203: Reference Service Policies (August 1994)

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

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Report on the 1992-93 ARL Supplementary Statistics

pdf supplementary-statistics-1992-93.pdf

 
 

Intellectual Property: An ARL Statement of Principles

This statement of seven principles adopted by the ARL Membership in May 1994 affirms the rights and responsibilities of the research library community in the area of copyright.

pdf intellectual-property-an-arl-statement-of-principles-1994.pdf

 
 

SPEC Kit 200: 2001: A Space Reality. Strategies for Obtaining Funding for New Library Space (March 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.

 
 

Report on the 1991-92 ARL Supplementary Statistics

pdf supplementary-statistics-1991-92.pdf

 
     

Maximizing Access, Minimizing Cost: A First Step Toward the Information Access Future

Highlights weaknesses and suggests improvements to current interlibrary loan (ILL) and resource sharing practices in ARL libraries.

pdf maximizing-access-dec94.pdf

 
 

Plus Ça Change: Sixty Years of the Association of Research Libraries

David Stam's witty and revealing tour d'horizon at ARL's 60th anniversary meeting in 1992 is a very important contribution to understanding the character of this Association.

pdf plus-ca-change.pdf

 
 

Report on the 1990-91 ARL Supplementary Statistics

pdf supplementary-statistics-1990-91.pdf

 
     

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.

 
     

Policy on Release of ARL Salary Survey Data to Researchers

pdf salary-data-release-policy.pdf

 
     
 
 

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