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Developing library and information center collections

Author: G Edward Evans; Margaret Zarnosky Saponaro
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, ©2005.
Series: Library and information science text series.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
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This latest edition continues to cover all phases of collection development--from needs assessment, policies, and the selection process (theory and practice) to publishers, serials, protection, legal issues, censorship, and intellectual freedom. Each chapter has been extensively revised to reflect changing practices, policies, and technologies and, in some cases, completely rewritten. A new addition is a CD  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: G Edward Evans; Margaret Zarnosky Saponaro
ISBN: 1591582199 9781591582199 1591582180 9781591582182
OCLC Number: 60589131
Description: xx, 446 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. + 1 computer disk (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Information age--information society --
Information needs assessment --
Collection development policies --
Selection process in practice --
Producers of information materials --
Serials--print and electronic --
Other electronic materials --
Government information --
Audiovisual materials --
Acquisitions --
Distributors and vendors --
Fiscal management --
Deselection --
Evaluation --
Resource sharing --
Protecting the collection --
Legal issues --
Censorship, intellectual freedom, and collection development.
Series Title: Library and information science text series.
Responsibility: G. Edward Evans and Margaret Zarnosky Saponaro.
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