Minnesota Library Access Center

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Minnesota Library Access Center (MLAC) is a high density storage facility for Minnesota academic, public and governmental libraries. The facility is managed by the Information and Resource Sharing Program of the Minnesota Office of Higher Education and the University of Minnesota Libraries. There is no cost to the depositing library except for the cost of shipping items to MLAC. Content is accepted from public, academic, and governmental libraries in Minnesota. Items in MLAC are available for use by any Minnesota resident with a valid library card.

Country: USA

Operating Details

Status: Operational

Archive Type: Print

Format Archived: Mixed

Selection: Deposits are accepted into MLAC based on available storage space and appropriateness for MLAC as described in the MLAC Operating Principles and Guidelines. Content must be important but low use. See http://www.minitex.umn.edu/Storage/Deposit/Packet.pdf

Retention Period: 25 years

Ownership: Original owner

Archiving Categories

Category Completeness Validation Condition Validation Member Access Nonmember Access
Not specified Not specified Electronic delivery, physical in-library use only No access

This page was last updated 06/13/2017