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The Resource Local history collections in libraries, Faye Phillips

Local history collections in libraries, Faye Phillips

Label
Local history collections in libraries
Title
Local history collections in libraries
Statement of responsibility
Faye Phillips
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Phillips, Faye
Dewey number
026/.973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jericho Local History Collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Libraries
Label
Local history collections in libraries, Faye Phillips
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-156) and index
Contents
1. Introduction. The Study of Local History. The Nature of Local History Collections. Settings for Local History Collections -- 2. Defining and Building the Local History Collection. Collection Development Policies. Evaluating the Collection. Acquisitions. Appraisal of Manuscripts and Archives. Professional Organizations -- 3. Maintaining the Local History Collection: Access. Print Materials: Cataloging and Classification. Archives and Manuscripts: Arrangement and Description -- 4. Maintaining the Local History Collection: Preservation. Security Measures. Environmental Controls. Fire Prevention and Suppression. Shelving and Storage Requirements. Rules for Handling Materials. Housekeeping. Lighting Controls. Insect Damage Controls. Microfilming for Preservation. Document Preservation. Preservation Requirements Survey. The Disaster Plan -- 5. New Technologies for Access and Preservation. Fiber Optics. American Memory Project. Local and Regional Databases. Commercial Systems
Control code
30625938
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 164 pages
Isbn
9781563081415
Lccn
94018399
System control number
(OCoLC)30625938
Label
Local history collections in libraries, Faye Phillips
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-156) and index
Contents
1. Introduction. The Study of Local History. The Nature of Local History Collections. Settings for Local History Collections -- 2. Defining and Building the Local History Collection. Collection Development Policies. Evaluating the Collection. Acquisitions. Appraisal of Manuscripts and Archives. Professional Organizations -- 3. Maintaining the Local History Collection: Access. Print Materials: Cataloging and Classification. Archives and Manuscripts: Arrangement and Description -- 4. Maintaining the Local History Collection: Preservation. Security Measures. Environmental Controls. Fire Prevention and Suppression. Shelving and Storage Requirements. Rules for Handling Materials. Housekeeping. Lighting Controls. Insect Damage Controls. Microfilming for Preservation. Document Preservation. Preservation Requirements Survey. The Disaster Plan -- 5. New Technologies for Access and Preservation. Fiber Optics. American Memory Project. Local and Regional Databases. Commercial Systems
Control code
30625938
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 164 pages
Isbn
9781563081415
Lccn
94018399
System control number
(OCoLC)30625938

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