SPEC Kit 314 examines the current policies and practices for processing manuscript and archival collections in Special Collections. It is organized around four general areas: personnel, job responsibilities and training; processing policies, procedures, and priorities; impacts on processing decisions; and management tools. It includes documentation from respondents in the form of processing policies and procedures, processing worksheets, statistics, and job descriptions.
Link to the free online SPEC Kit 314 on the ARL Digital Publications website.
A print copy is available for $45.00 ($35.00 ARL members) plus shipping and handling.