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Title Moving materials [electronic resource] : physical delivery in libraries / edited by Valerie Horton and Bruce Smith.

Imprint Chicago : American Library Association, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description vi, 207 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-189) and index.
Contents pt. 1. The current landscape of physical delivery: Delivery : the forgotten function / Valerie Horton ; Factors influencing delivery options / Valerie Horton and Brenda Bailey-Hainer ; Physical delivery service organization / Bruce Smith -- pt. 2. Library delivery service models: Creating an in-house delivery system / Bruce Smith ; Outsourcing delivery services / Valerie Horton and Greg Pronevitz ; Contractual vendor relations / David Millikin and Brenda Bailey-Hainer -- pt. 3. Managing physical delivery services: Routing and materials management systems / Bruce Smith and Valerie Horton ; Growth management solutions / Valerie Horton, Ivan Gaetz, and Bruce Smith ; Managing participating libraries' relationships / Valerie Horton ; Managing the delivery service / Valerie Horton, Lisa Priebe, and Melissa Stockton -- pt. 4. The future of physical delivery: Home delivery / Lori Ayres and Jim Myers ; Connecting courier services / Valerie Horton.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Direct delivery of books -- United States.
Library materials -- Transportation -- United States.
Interlibrary loans -- United States.
Library cooperation -- United States -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Horton, Valerie.
Smith, Bruce, 1967-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0838910017 (alk. paper)
9780838999325 (e-book)

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