Table of Contents

LRTS v. 40, no. 1, January 1996


The Impact of Automation on Job Requirements and Qualifications for Catalogers and Reference Librarians in Academic Libraries

Hong Xu

Binding Conventions for Music Materials

Edie Tibbits

The Worst of the Worst: Celebrating Twenty Years of the Worst Serial Title Change of the Year Award

Margaret Mering and Pamela Simpson

What Users Really Think: How They See and Find Serials in the Arts and Sciences

Loanne Snavely and Katie Clark

Notes on Operations

Acquisitions of Hard-to-Find Backfiles of Chinese Periodicals from the People's Republic of China

Peter Zhou

Selecting Microfilm for Digital Preservation: A Case Study from Project Open Book

Paul Conway

Selection for Preservation: A Digital Solution for Illustrated Texts

Janet Gertz

Ergonomics Programs and Activities in Research Libraries

Susan Cook Summer


Book Reviews

Gregory H. Leazer, Editor


Instructions to Authors

Index to Advertisers