A Method for Measuring Collection Expansion Rates and Shelf Space Capacities

Web Abstract: 
Describes an effort to quantify annual collection expansion and shelf space capacities with a computer spreadsheet program. Methods used to quantify the space taken at the beginning of the project; to estimate annual rate of collection growth; and to plot stack space and usage, volume equivalents and usage, and growth capacity are covered.(Contains 11 references.)
Author: 
Sapp, Gregg; Suttle, George
Journal: 
Journal of Academic Librarianship
Publication Date: 
06/30/1994
Page Numbers: 
p156-61
Resource List Category: 
References to Journal Articles