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CAVAL Archival and Research Materials Centre

CAVAL Archival and Research Materials Centre
CAVAL Archival and Research Materials Centre

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CAVAL Archival and Research Materials Centre
DescriptionCAVAL operates the CARM (CAVAL Archival and Research Materials) Centre, a specially designed storage facility for its members and other organisations requiring high quality and low risk storage solutions. To provide improved workflow efficiencies, cost benefits and complete project management, we combine our storage solutions with other collection management services such as multi-lingual accessioning, cataloguing, materials processing and specialist digitising services for print materials.
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Address: 4 Park Drive, Bundoora, Victoria 3083 Australia
Postal code: 3083
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Year opened: 1996
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Technology Systems
Inventory Management SystemNone
Date Implemented
Integrated library system? The facility uses an ILS
rather than a dedicated inventory management system

Operational Details
Harvard Model? Does the facility generally follow the "Harvard Model"?
Materials placed in trays? Are most materials placed in trays?
Materials placed on shelves? Are most materials placed directly onto shelving?
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Movable Shelving? Does the facility use movable shelving?
Robotics? Is robotic equipment used for placement and retrieval?
Operated lifts? Are manually driven lifts or used for placement and retrieval?
Shelved by Call Numbers? Materials shelved according to library-assigned call numbers?
Shelved by size? Materials shelved according to size categories?
Archival HVAC? Facility monitors and manages temperature and humidity?
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In Library? Is the repository located inside a library?
Remote? Is the repository located remotely from the library it serves?
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