Online Searching and Chemistry Students at Knox
Bracken, James K., 1952-; Calhoun, John C.; Kooser, Robert (1982)
An Index of Publisher Quality for the Academic Library
Bracken, James K., 1952-; Calhoun, John C. (1983-05)
Any subject bibliographer who has selected books from magazine reviews, like those in Choice, or from approval slips, like those in Baker & Taylor's program, knows the difficulty of identifying the best books from among ...
Profiling Vendor Performance
Bracken, James K., 1952-; Calhoun, John C. (1984)
Giving a single wholesaler virtually all of the Knox College Library's firm orders, in return for promises of better delivery and discount, necessitated a change in the method of evaluating wholesaler performance. Unable ...
Modeling an Academic Approval Program
Calhoun, John C.; Bracken, James K., 1952-; Firestein, Kenneth L. (1990-07)
A model for core-collection development appropriate for large and medium-sized research libraries is proposed. A strategy of mechanical selection is suggested that will ensure the quality of core selection as well as release ...
Automated Acquisitions and Collection Development in the Knox College Library
Calhoun, John C.; Bracken, James K., 1952- (1982)
The paper describes the automated acquisitions system that the Knox College Library presently employs and gives a brief chronology of the events that led to its development. It also compares and contrasts the system to the ...