Re: Periodicals binding schedule (Sandy Srivastava) ERCELAA@ctrvax.Vanderbilt.Edu 16 Aug 2001 13:49 UTC

Date: Thu, 16 Aug 2001 09:49:48 -0500
From: Sandy Srivastava <ssrivast@LIU.EDU>
Subject: Re: Periodicals binding schedule (Cecilia Leathem)

We generally tend to do our serials binding in nine shipments.  One during
Winter Intersession in January and the rest in the summer from May 18-August
31.  The only problems that can arise are missing issues but we have not had
too many of those so far.

Sandhya D. Srivastava
Assistant Professor
Serials Acquisitions Librarian
Long Island University
Brooklyn Campus
One University Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Telephone: (718) 780 - 4181
Fax: (718) 780 - 4027

> Date: Wed, 15 Aug 2001 09:37:30 -0400
> From: "Leathem, Cecilia Anne" <cleathem@MIAMI.EDU>
> Subject: Periodicals binding schedule
> Hello,
> There is interest at my library in altering our binding shipment schedule
> accommodate our students' needs at the end of the Fall and Spring
> We are exploring sending only 10 shipments a year instead of our regular
> monthly shipments so that during the last month of each semester, students
> can count on having all periodicals available for their research and
> Has anyone else implemented such a schedule?
> Are there any problems or drawbacks to this plan?
> Thanks.
> Cecilia Leathem
> Head, Knowledge Access Management
> Otto G. Richter Library
> University of Miami
> Coral Gables, FL 33124