The Charleston Conference Proceedings 2004, document what is arguably the most influential and highly thought of conferences in the U.S. library world. Always well attended and managed, the Conference attracts the leading figures of both the library world and the businesses that service libraries, including publishers--both paper and electronic-- jobbers and aggregators. Its focus is collection management, but the topic is misleading now that traditional collection management has been expanded to include electronic publications of all sorts. Each year the speakers and topics are outstanding and 2004 was no exception. Indeed, the Conference seems to get better each year. The theme of the 2004 conference, qAll the World's a Serialq provided the focus for a wide variety of papers and presentations in collection development, Journals, The Book, Technology, Personell Issues, Consortia, Budgeting, and Books on the Internet.Now In May 2004 we contracted with Serials Solutions for MARC records. ... Some sets were easy to pull and discard, but manual records done in the early days are time-consuming to identify and discard, especially where print and electronicanbsp;...
|Title||:||Charleston Conference Proceedings 2004|
|Author||:||Rosann Bazirjian, Vicky H. Speck, Beth R. Bernhardt|
|Publisher||:||Libraries Unlimited - 2006|