Got MissingMaterials?

Theft and loss of materials held in libraries and archives worldwide is a concern not only for owning institutions, but also for the international antiquarian book trade and global law enforcement. Two years ago, OCLC Research was tapped by members of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (of ALA/ACRL) to develop a way to expose …

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Pick of the week – ATF 10 May 2010

Stars of the Stalls Intelligent Life   •  Spring 2010 Second-hand tales. This article chronicles an informal survey of four New York sidewalk booksellers’ inventory, and what it says about the enduring literature of our times. You’re book lovers out there. You’ll like this. Before you click through to read, guess three authors that you think will …

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