This book, first published in 1986, is a practical resource to planning science and technology libraries. Librarians who have been through the process offer guidelines, an awareness of problems to anticipate, and solutions to them.
Table of Contents
1. Creating a New Library Facility for Ayerst Laboratories Research, Inc. Barbara Boyajian 2. A New Pharmaceutical Company Library: The Upjohn Company Corporate Technical Library Lorraine Schulte 3. The John Crerar Library of the University of Chicago Patricia K. Swanson 4. The New O'Callahan Science Library at the College of the Holy Cross Tony Stankus 5. The Libraries of the Los Alamos National Laboratory Lois Erwin Godfrey Special Paper 6. Impact of Online Search Services on Special Libraries Pamela G. Kobelski and Betty Miller 7. Sci-Tech Collections Tony Stankus, Editor 8. Information Sources in Laser Science and Technology Emerson Hilker 9. New Reference Works in Science and Technology Robert G. Krupp, Editor 10. Sci-Tech Online Ellen Nagle, Editor 11. Sci-Tech in Review Karla Pearce and Giuliana Lavendel, Editors