JLIS abstracts


MOHANTY (RP) & ROUT (RK). Operational Management of University Library System: Analyses of Referent Parameters. 5,2;1980;144-55

Presents a total systems approach for analysing a library system which is embedded to an academic environment. Since, the academic environment has many goals and constraints to be satisfied for a rational management, the library system operation has to be planned in coordination with the academic planning. Brings out some management issues and outlines the various kinds of information need process and analyses the referent parameters to relate them to systems total effectiveness.