In the aftermath of floods, Colorado State's library needs replacement communication journals

Boiarsky, Greg
October 1997
Spectra;Oct1997, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p9
This article asks for help in replacing the communication journals lost by the Colorado State University (CSU) library in Fort Collins, Colorado because of the disastrous flood that struck the university in July 1997. The flood closed 25 buildings on campus and closed the university for two days. Many buildings remained closed and will take months to repair. In particular, the library was heavily damaged. Half a million books and bound journals were lost when the basement of the library was flooded. Many of these books and journals will be difficult if not impossible to replace. The library needs complete sets of journals of four years or more. Monetary donations are also accepted.


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