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Advantages and Disadvantages of RFID in Libraries
Reduction of staff duties
With the automation of many staff duties, it is possible that a reduction in staff may follow.
RFID is not an inexpensive technology. According to the report prepared for the Public Library Association (PLA), the budget for a library with 40,000 items in its collection may cost as much as $70,000. A library with 250,000 items may cost up to...
Date: 2005-07-06 01:01:45
RFID use in Libraries - University Of Maryland
Obviously, it is possible for a library to function without the use of RFID technology as they have been functioning long before the introduction of
this technology. Besides paper and direct hand control as the alternative to any technology, bar codes and a bar code reader can be used to check books into...
Date: 2005-07-06 01:02:06