Collection development and assessment in health sciences libraries

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Medical Library Association, 1997 - Health & Fitness - 340 pages
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Introduces and defines the documentation and decision making processes in collection development, explores organizational models for collection development in health sciences libraries, and describes the rationales and methodologies for assessing health sciences library collections.

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The fourth volume in this highly regarded series, Collection Development and Assessment in Health Sciences Libraries is a work worthy of the series's name. Written by Richards, the late founder of ... Read full review

Contents

The Context for Collection Development
1
Roles and Relationships in Collection Development
17
Education and Training for Collection Development
33
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Richards was founder of the collection development section of the Medical Library Association and was appointed Director of Biomedical Libraries at Dartmouth in 1991.

Eakin is Director of the Medical Sciences Library, Texas A&M University.