> However, many of our scholarly journals are more valuable
> than books and in many cases are irreplaceable if not claimed
> in a timely manner.
FWIW, that's one situation that we treat as an exception here at U
Nevada Reno. While we have eliminated routine check-in of most
periodicals, we do continue to check in very expensive titles and those
few high-use, graphics-intensive titles that we intend to bind.
Dir. of Resource Acquisition
University of Nevada, Reno Libraries
(775) 784-6500 x273