This book offers information and insight on best practices for reference collection management, no matter the size, and shows why managing without a plan is a recipe for clutter and confusion. In this very practical guide, reference librarians will learn: The importance of collection development policies, and how to effectively involve others in the decision-making process New insights into selecting reference materials, both print and electronic Strategies for collection maintenance, including the all-important issue of weeding This important new book will help librarians make better reference decisions, aligned to customer needs and expectations, especially significant with today's limited budgets.
Full Product DetailsAuthor: Carol A. Singer
Publisher: Facet Publishing
Imprint: Facet Publishing
ISBN 10: 1856048314
Publication Date: 23 July 2012
Audience: Professional and scholarly , Professional & Vocational
Publisher's Status: Active
Availability: Not yet available
This item is yet to be released. You can pre-order this item and we will dispatch it to you upon its release.
Table of Contents
Tab Content 6Author Website:
Recent ReviewsNo review item found!
Add your own review!
Countries AvailableAll regions