MU Libraries to curb acquisitions in tight budget

Tuesday, August 28, 2007 | 6:51 p.m. CDT; updated 6:15 a.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008

COLUMBIA — MU Libraries anticipates a $600,000 shortfall in its materials budget for fiscal year 2009 due to rising inflation and book costs coupled with a stagnant budget.