ALA Guidelines for Best Practice in Microforms Management in the Digital Age: Survey--Deadline extended -- October 10, 2008 Kitti Canepi 01 Oct 2008 14:05 UTC

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Dear Colleagues,

Please help answer the survey mentioned below. If you don't deal with
microforms, feel free to forward the message to the appropriate
colleague(s) in your institution. Thanks!


We are revising a Guide, originally published in the 1970's, about
acquiring and managing microforms. It is part of the ALA/ALCTS
Acquisitions Guide Series.

We are conducting research on how/why libraries currently select,
acquire and manage microform collections. The working title of the
revised publication is _Guidelines for Managing Microforms in the
Digital Age_.

We would greatly appreciate your taking 5 minutes to complete a short,
10-question survey using the Survey Monkey instrument. The link is

We will close the survey on Oct. 10. So, please don't delay. Take this
survey now.

Many thanks,

Michelle Sitko, Marywood University
Cathy Weng, The College of New Jersey
Kitti Canepi, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Becky Ryder, University of Kentucky