Patricia M. Larsen Papers, ca. 1988-1994
Title: Patricia M. Larsen Papers, ca. 1988-1994
Record Series: 22/03/02/01
Creator: Larsen, Patricia M.
Date: ca. 1988-1994
Extent: 2 boxes (2.5 linear feet)
Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, University of Northern Iowa
Language: Materials entirely in English.
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Patricia Larsen was the Assistant Director of the Library from 1988-1993.
Scope and Content
This collection contains mainly material related to the automation of the library in the late 1980s and early 1990s.
Folder 1: Technical Services, meetings and minutes
Folder 2: Technical Services cost analysis, 1975
Folder 3: Library Assistant job study, 1988
Folder 4: Library surveys
Folder 5: Architectural Selection Committee
Folder 6: Collection management and development, implementation and history
Folder 7: Collection Development Librarians, minutes of meetings
Folder 8: Collection development, early years around 1990
Folder 9: List of serials
Folder 10: Automation project communications
Folder 11: Library automation, early planning, 1985
Folder 12: Automation Planning Advisory Committee
Folder 13: Library Automation Planning Coordinator Committee
Folder 14: Library Automation Advisory Committee
Folder 15: Year-end money for automation
Folder 16: Requests for information, automated system
Folder 17: Innovative Interfaces RFQ
Folder 18: Vendor demonstrations
Folder 19: Online systems and specifications
Folder 20: Automated systems evaluations
Folder 21: Automation contracts
Folder 22: Response time testing
Folder 23: Student computer fee projects
Folder 24: Joint Student Computer Fee Committee
Folder 1: Innopac training
Folder 2: Innopac communications
Folder 3: Innopac circulation
Folder 4: User Interface Task Force
Folder 5: Online Systems Implementation Coordinating Committee
Folder 6: Innovative Interfaces national users group, enhancements
Folder 7: Blackwell North American tape processing contract
Folder 8: Online system dedication, 1989
Folder 9: Network planning and implementation
Folder 10: CD-ROM network
Folder 11: Microcomputers in the library
Folder 12: Microcomputer grant
Folder 13: Iowa OCLC Users Group
Folder 14: ILA/ACRL Working Group on Communications and Networking
Folder 15: ILA/ACRL Coordinating Committee
Folder 16: Carver Grant, ILA/ACRL Cooperating Working Group
Folder 17: Group access Capability
Folder 18: Blue Ribbon Task Force on Libraries, 1988
Collection inventoried and processed and finding aid created by Library Associate Dave Hoing, September 2017. Updated January 2018 and April 2018 (dh). Linear feet updated on September 20, 2017.