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Re: Excel function Devereaux, MaryJo (09 Mar 2009 12:05 UTC)

Re: Excel function Devereaux, MaryJo 09 Mar 2009 12:05 UTC

Hi Mary, If you get the answer to this question, would you please let me know.  Thanks!

Mary Jo Devereaux, M.L.S.
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From: SERIALST: Serials in Libraries Discussion Forum
[mailto:SERIALST@list.uvm.edu]On Behalf Of Williams, Mary Welch
Sent: Friday, March 06, 2009 10:21 AM
To: SERIALST@LIST.UVM.EDU
Subject: [SERIALST] Excel function

Colleagues,

A few years ago I ran across a procedure whery by one could compare
lists in Excel.  A formula containing the word "Trim" would help in
identifying duplicates.

I sometimes compare lists using different colored cells, but it requires
reading through the list and the "Trim" procedure generates a note in a
separate column.

This was outlined in appendix C of a book on electronic resources (I
think) and I cannot remember the title.

If someone has that procedure handy or could point me to the book, I
would be most grateful.

Thanks,

Mary

Mary Williams (mwill108@utmem.edu)
Assistant Professor/Serials Librarian
 University of Tennessee
Health Science Center
Library and Biocommunications Center
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