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U-Store better than
Given a recent letter
in PAW that was most critical of the Princeton University Store
for, it was said, neglecting books and emphasizing clothes and sporting
goods, I entered the store with some concern.
What I found was that
books had been given a very attractive location on the upper floor.
Indeed, the area seemed to be perfect for browsing and for allowing
readers to study possible purchases while enjoying comfortable chairs.
While I had hardly counted
the number of titles available before the books were moved upstairs,
and, therefore, could not make a precise comparison, I did find
a large array of worthwhile books. As a librarian at Rutgers, I
have had some experience in making judgments about books, by the
In my opinion, the U-Store
is better than ever.
Benjamin R. Beede *62
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