The Business Library What it is and what it does
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The Business Library What it is and what it does

By Louise B. Krause
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Table of Contents
  • THE BUSINESS LIBRARY WHAT IT IS AND WHAT IT DOES
  • PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION
  • PREFACE TO THE FIRST EDITION
  • CONTENTS
  • CHAPTER I THE ORGANIZATION OF THE BUSINESS LIBRARY
    • The Evolution of the Business Library
    • General Principles of Organization
      • 1. Centralization of Library Material
      • 2. Coordination of the Business Library with Public Libraries
    • 1. Centralization of Library Material
    • 2. Coordination of the Business Library with Public Libraries
    • The Cost and Value of the Business Library
    • REFERENCES FOR ADDITIONAL READING
  • CHAPTER II THE SERVICE RENDERED BY THE BUSINESS LIBRARY
    • The Library and the Publicity Department
    • Assisting the Executive
    • Making the Best Use of the Library
    • REFERENCES FOR ADDITIONAL READING
  • CHAPTER III PERIODICALS IN THE BUSINESS LIBRARY—HOW TO USE AND HOW TO FILE THEM
    • The Value of Periodicals
    • The Contents of Periodicals
    • Aids in Selection of Periodicals
    • The Checking of Periodicals
    • The Indexing of Periodicals
    • The Circulation of Periodicals
    • The Binding and Filing of Periodicals
    • The Clipping of Periodicals
  • CHAPTER IV GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS AND THE BUSINESS LIBRARY
    • How to Procure Government Documents
    • State Documents
    • REFERENCES FOR ADDITIONAL READING
  • CHAPTER V TRADE CATALOGS, PHOTOGRAPHS AND LANTERN SLIDES—THEIR FILING AND INDEXING
    • Trade Catalogs
    • Photographs
    • Lantern Slides
    • Cuts
    • Maps
    • REFERENCES FOR ADDITIONAL READING
  • CHAPTER VI CLASSIFICATION AND CATALOGING IN BUSINESS LIBRARIES
    • Alphabetic-subject File
    • Cataloging
    • REFERENCES FOR ADDITIONAL READING
  • CHAPTER VII MECHANICAL EQUIPMENT FOR THE BUSINESS LIBRARY
    • Floor Space and Shelving
    • Vertical Files
    • Card Catalog Cabinets and Cards
    • REFERENCES FOR ADDITIONAL READING
  • CHAPTER VIII REFERENCE BOOKS FOR THE BUSINESS LIBRARY
    • Bibliographies
    • Selecting Reference Books
    • Dictionaries
    • Encyclopedias
  • CHAPTER IX THE ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS OF THE BUSINESS LIBRARIAN
    • 1. A College Education or Its Equivalent
    • 2. A Library School Education or Its Equivalent
    • 3. Mental and Social Traits
    • 4. The Business Man's Point of View
    • REFERENCES FOR ADDITIONAL READING
  • INDEX
    • Transcriber's Notes
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