Higher Education

Office Filing Procedures Simulation, 8th Edition

  • Joseph S. Fosegan Chairman of the Office and Reporting Technologies Department at Alfred State College.
  • Mary Lea Ginn Union Institute & University, Cincinnati OH
  • ISBN-10: 0538693304  |  ISBN-13: 9780538693301
  • Previous Editions: 1995, 1987, 1981
  • © 2000 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $40.50 List Price = $ 54.95



This simulation includes 15 business record control jobs comparable to jobs in a real business office. This simulation provides hands-on activities to prepare for the world of work.

Features and Benefits

  • For real-life experiences, a complete set of alpabetic indexing rules with two Alphabetic Indexing Rules Review, all compatible with the ARMA rules, is included.
  • Computer applications show how computer and records control work together
  • The simulation is stand-alone but can be used in conjunction with Business Records Control 8E.

Table of Contents

1. Alphabetic Indexing of Personal Names.
2. Alphabetic Indexing of Personnel.
3. Business and Government Names.
4. Comprehensive Card Filing Practice.
5. Alphabetic Correspondence Filing.
6. Alphabetic Name Database.
7. Database Project I.
8. Database Project II.
9. Requisition and Charge-Out Procedures.
10. Transfer Procedures.
11. Numeric Filing.
12. Geographic Filing.
13. Subject Filing.
14. Alphabetic Correspondence Database.
15. Numeric Records Database.
16. Geographic Records Database.
17. Subject Records Database.
18. Answer Sheets.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Mary Lea Ginn

Mary Lea Ginn, Ph.D., is Director of International Student Services and the Institutional Review Board at Union Institute & University in Cincinnati, Ohio. Her professional experience includes positions as a university instructor, textbook development editor, and consulting editor in business and records management areas. Dr. Ginn has authored and co-authored four college-level textbooks.