Information Update - Fall 1994

Library Acquires New Online System
Staff Training on the New Online SystemRight on schedule, the Weinberg Memorial Library went online with the Data Research Associate's library automation system on Aug. 12. It was achieved through careful planning, accomplished timetables, and exceptional support from the Library staff and University Computing and Data Services staff. > Full story
Two Periodical Indexes Accessible Through DRA
The directors of Marywood's Learning Resources Center and the Weinberg Memorial Library, Mary Anne Federick and Charles Kratz, have signed an agreement for cooperative service in document delivery. > Full story
Core Book Collection Project Progresses
Over the summer ordering began on books selected for acquisition in the Library's core undergraduate collection development project. Purchasing will focus on monographs that are classics in the field or which are frequently discussed within a field and are considered essential to the basic understanding of subject areas studied in undergraduate courses. > Full story
Library Surveys Students
Since the development of the core book collection is intended to satisfy undergraduate students' needs, their feedback is an important part of the process. A survey was distributed and completed by students during preregistration. > Full story
CD-ROM Growth Update
The CD-ROM products continue to be very popular. Statistics indicate that the most popular tides include Periodicals Abstracts on Disc. > Full story
First-Year Use Of The Weinberg Memorial Library
From The Library Director
News From The Media Resources Collection
The Northeast Chapter of the Pennsylvania Library Association and the Northeast Pennsylvania Bibliographic Center jointly sponsored a one-day workshop on May 18 at King's College. > Full story
Library Staff Changes
Staff Activities
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