Browse by Subject "Library cooperation"

  • Bauer, Patricia T. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    A field study of a joint use library in transition was undertaken to identify personnel issues that arose when a public library program moved from a middle school setting to a college campus in the same community. Qualitative ...
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  • Epp, Mary Anne (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    Experts estimate that only 5 percent of the world’s publishing output is made accessible in alternate formats for people who cannot use print. While some popular commercial digital audio and textual products are available ...
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  • Hormia-Poutanen, Kristiina; Xenidou-Dervou, Claudine; Kupryte, Rima; Stange, Kari; Kuznetsov, Alexander; Woodward, Hazel (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    This article describes and discusses consortia models in Europe. Emphasis is given to those consortia that support content provision and access to electronic information resources in society. Four country cases are introduced ...
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  • Vann, Sarah K. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1969)
    The potency of the melding of the terms cooperation, between types of libraries, and technical services requires some awareness of the ingredients before a comment can be made concerning the effect of such a melding. It ...
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  • Shank, Russell (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1969)
    The student of special libraries struggles first with defining them. Special libraries exist in every environment, hence if I define them too broadly, there is no group other than themselves with which they may interact. ...
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  • Wright, Donald E. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1969)
    My responsibility at this conference is "to review all known main instances of such cooperation (between libraries of different types) in the past and in the present, with a critical evaluation of their results, to present ...
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  • Haycock, Ken (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    Combined school and public libraries have been studied extensively for more than thirty years. Common advantages and disadvantages, together with typical problems, have been identified. From the work of researchers in three ...
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  • Durno, John (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    The advantages of Web-based document exchange between libraries are just beginning to be systematically explored. This article focuses on general considerations in the development of a Web-based model for electronic document ...
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  • Martin, Lowell A. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1969)
    Cooperation among libraries is by no means a fresh and new idea. I need only mention interlibrary loan, centralized cataloging, personal use of reference, bibliographic records of holdings among groups of libraries, and ...
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  • Lovitt, Craig E. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1969)
    My task is to discuss briefly intergovernmental relations as they relate to libraries in Illinois. My job assignment is in the Illinois Office of Intergovernmental Cooperation. This agency is a relatively new venture for ...
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  • Dorrington, Linda (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    Libraries, whether medical or healthcare, in higher education (HE) institutions or the National Health Service (NHS), provide services to all types of healthcare students and professionals. Many of these are delivered ...
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  • Webster, Peter (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    This article considers the many developments in technology and practice that are making libraries more connected and interdependent. It looks at new integrated online services and reviews the increasing importance of both ...
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  • Randall, G. E. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
    Interlibrary cooperation in an industrial environment can be described in one short statement-"It ain't easy!" It takes two to cooperate and many industrial libraries are as individual and lonely as a male chauvinist ...
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  • Webster, Peter (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    Library Trends last considered issues of library cooperation and resource sharing in volume 45, number 3, in the winter of 1997. There have been many important developments related to this far-reaching topic since then. ...
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  • McNicol, Sarah (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    Libraries in all sectors are coming under increasing pressure from governments and other policymakers to cooperate. Various factors might drive this call, including funding constraints in both the library and education sectors; ...
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  • Dalton, Pete; Elkin, Judith; Hannaford, Anne (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    A joint use library provides an example of a strategic alliance between two or more stakeholders. The planning and implementation of such a venture can be a complex undertaking. This article draws on the example of the ...
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  • Le Roux, Sophia; Hendrikz, Francois (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    The research of a postgraduate study into joint use libraries internationally led to the development of a proposed model for a community-school library relevant for South African conditions. This model was proposed to the ...
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  • Hansson, Joacim (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006)
    This article is an attempt to discuss the establishment of joint use libraries as something more than just administrative collaboration. It focuses on joint use solutions between public libraries and university college ...
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