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Academic Libraries, Higher Education, Library Standards, Library Surveys, Library Technical Processes, Literature Reviews, Measurement Techniques, Performance


Describes a process instituted at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook to measure the accuracy of its shelving operation. Performance measurement as an emerging trend in librarianship; An enhancement that should be made in the methodology of Stony Brook's performance measurement program; Survey of SUNY library; Purpose of the survey.


Article can also be found through the Journal of Academic Librarianship

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Kendrick, C. (1991). Performance Measures of Shelving Accuracy. The Journal of Academic Librarianship, 17(1), 16.



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