Documenting New Paltz History: A Case Study in Library-Museum Cooperation
Roth, Eric J.
MetadataShow full item record
Throughout 1998 - 2001, the Sojourner Truth Library at SUNY New Paltz and the Department of Library and Archives at the Huguenot Historical Society of New Paltz collaborated on several projects involving the archival collections housed at both institutions. These projects have allowed both organizations to provide enhanced library services to patrons while simultaneously stretching limited budgetary resources. Such cooperative efforts have provided beneficial results in four areas of operations: increased external financial support, increased internal support, improved public and community relations, and better documentation and management of collections. This article will discuss the origins, processes, and results of the specific cooperative projects undertaken by the two libraries, as well as present ideas for identifying cooperative opportunities among other institutions.
Preprint (15 p.) This is a preprint of an article later published in College & Undergraduate Libraries. The preprint may differ from the final published version. Article copies available from The Haworth Document Delivery Service: 1-800-HAWORTH. E-mail address: <email@example.com>. If reprinted electronically, include a hyperlink to The Haworth Press, Inc. <http://www.HaworthPress.com>.
The following license files are associated with this item:
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Tracing the History of Sea-Level Science: A Comparative Study of Scientific, Political, and HIstorical Perspectives on Sea-Level Studies of the United Kingdom and the United States Fiala, Julia (2013)Historical differences in scientific priorities have shaped policies related to sea-level rise in both the United States and the United Kingdom. While traveling across the United Kingdom in the summer of 2012, I explored ...