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BUDGETING IN ACADEMIC LIBRARIES: THE POLYTECHNIC PERSPECTIVE

Library Management

ISSN: 0143-5124

Article publication date: 1 April 1991

Abstract

The management of the budgeting process in UK polytechnic libraries is described, with particular reference to recent changes in the organisation and governance of polytechnics and major colleges. Issues addressed include: the funding process; policy considerations in determining library budgets; the allocation of book funds; staffing and equipment budgets; the use of income; the operation of virement and carry‐forward provisions.

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Brophy, P. (1991), "BUDGETING IN ACADEMIC LIBRARIES: THE POLYTECHNIC PERSPECTIVE", Library Management, Vol. 12 No. 4, pp. 4-9. https://doi.org/10.1108/01435129110135824

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MCB UP Ltd

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