Current Trends in Periodical Collections

Geraldine Murphy Wright
1977 College and Research Libraries  
In the spring of 1975 a survey of moderate-sized United States academic libraries was conducted to determine current trends in the development and control of periodical collections. Topics covered by the survey include selection of new subscriptions, claim procedures, obtaining replacement copies, use of microforms, open vs. closed stacks, shelf arrangement, circulation policy, and theft prevention. Results of the survey are presented and analyzed. wHEN PREPARING ~0 MOVE to a new
doi:10.5860/crl_38_03_234 fatcat:t4d64nogqrhr5hjfhikavvyqua