Library Collection Development for Professional Programs: Trends and Best Practices

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Abstract

Collection development, the process used by librarians to choose items for a particular library or section of a library, can be time-consuming and difficult due to the many factors that must be taken into consideration.

Library Collection Development for Professional Programs: Trends and Best Practices addresses the challenging task of collection development in modern academic libraries, which is largely learned on the job. This publication contains practical advice and innovative strategies essential for current collection development librarians and future librarians seeking guidance in this complex position.
Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherIGI Global
Number of pages506
ISBN (Electronic)9781466618985
ISBN (Print)9781466618978
DOIs
StatePublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes

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