Libraries striving to build collections
of geospatial data are increasingly faced with a variety of legal issues related to these agreements.
When we bring out things and show them and people get to touch them, they're mesmerized and thrilled,'' said Cindy Ventuleth, director of development for the Oviatt Library at California State University, Northridge, which has one of the largest special collections
and archives in the 23-campus California State University system.
Some, however, do feature collections
that may surprise researchers.
Among the heaviest materials to come through municipal recovery facilities (MRFs), glass can be an essential element to meeting diversion rates, which keeps it on the collection
schedule, even if high-value end markets like bottle-to-bottle recycling can be hard to come by in some areas.
Of course, a small number of in-between scenarios exist in which individual collections
have been resituated within larger institutional domains, like the Robert Lehman Collection
at the Met and the Reeves Collection
at the Dallas Museum of Art.
And while the East Coast already houses four national dance collections
, Edsall believes that regional collections
are equally vital.
Both of the collections
reviewed here clearly have much to offer Renaissance scholars.
However, for reasons of convenience or the need to remain "the good guy" in the eyes of treasured clients, many companies outsource some or all of their collections
functions to a professional agency.
For years, the figure of $1 billion has been bandied about as the cumulative value of company-sponsored collections
If handled correctly, credit collection
can have an important effect on your foundry's bottom line.
Within the collections
library resides a first edition of Johann Kepler's Rudolphine Tables, named for Kepler's benefactor, Emperor Rudolph 11 of Prague.
The partnership is very strategic to the collections
and recovery markets and will provide Debt Resolve and ScoreNet clients' seamless access to leading collection
and recovery products and services.
Tools such as iVia allow us to build very useful collections
that are based on and express our considerable wealth of knowledge in subject domains, fully featured interfaces, sophisticated (that is, precise) user access, and rich, well-organized metadata.
By providing an avenue for searching its newly acquired collections
for their artifactual characteristics in addition to their textual content, the Newberry's new collections
of old books may well contribute to unparalleled opportunities for a new generation to rewrite the history of literature, books, and reading from the late Middle Ages to the end of the eighteenth century.
With 30,000 items, including books, magazines, journals, art and photographs, the rare collection
is touted as the world's largest, said Nora Goldsmith, a library manager who oversees the special collections