Developing Library and Information Center Collections

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LIBRARIES UNLIMITED Incorporated, 1995 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 556 pages
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Provides practical information on materials producers and distributors, community survey techniques, policies, materials selection, acquisistion, weeding, and evaluation. Looks also at library cooperation, copyright and censorship.

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This is a textbook. There is nothing wrong with it. But, in the end it is a textbook. Read full review

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Dated content with endless references to CD-ROMs. Book lamented the lack of a union catalog but WorldCat has been around longer than this book! Had to read for Library class. Ugh! Glad it is over. Read full review

Contents

INFORMATION AGEINFORMATION SOCIETY
1
INFORMATION NEEDS ASSESSMENT
32
COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT POLICIES
77
Copyright

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About the author (1995)

G. EDWARD EVANS, renowned Fulbright scholar and sought-after international consultant, is University Librarian and Adjunct Professor at Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California.

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