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Transforming the Bodleian: Chapter 8 - ‘And moveth all together, if it move at all’: the Bookmoves Project 2010–2011

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Transforming the Bodleian
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The transformation of the Bodleian Libraries provides an example of how major libraries can meet twenty-first century challenges: in 2008 it was facing a failed system installation, a failed plan to cope with its storage needs and the threat of losing status as a repository suitable to house important manuscripts. Three years later it had a new state-of-the-art repository already holding 7 million items under full automated control, a new advanced library system, transformed reader spaces and...

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10.1515/9783110289398.95

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University of Oxford
Department:
The Bodleian Libraries

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University of Oxford
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Institution:
University of Oxford
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Editor
Publisher:
Walter de Gruyter GmbH Publisher's website
Pages:
95–108
Host title:
Transforming the Bodleian
Publication date:
2012
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ISBN:
9783110289398
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English
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