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From: Encoded Archival Description List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf
Of Justin Lee Tyler
Sent: Thursday, March 11, 2010 7:13 AM
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Subject: separate finding aids for single collection
Hi all. I've been asked to make two (or more) separate finding aids for
a single collection which is split into two (or more) locations (and by
location, I mean different floors in the same building.)
In other word, Stanton family papers might have two finding aids. One
for the first half which is on level A, and one for the second half
which is on level B... and so forth.
1) Is this common?
2) What would be the pros and cons of doing this?
3) Any additional thoughts?
Let me know if I'm not being clear. :)
Justin Lee Tyler
Cataloger / Special Collections and GovDocs
Detroit Public Library
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