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Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management - by Peggy Johnson (Paperback)

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Johnson, a retired university librarian and speaker and trainer on collection development and management, explains aspects of collection development in all types of libraries, with a focus on those in the US. She discusses the history of collection development and management; the organization and assignment of development and management responsibilities; planning, management policies, and budgets; types of materials and the selection process and criteria, the acquisition process, and acquisition options; vendor relations, negotiation, and contracts; managing collections; marketing, liaison activities, and outreach; collection analysis, accountability, and demonstrating value; and collaborative collection development and management. This edition includes updated examples and data and removes the chapter on scholarly communication and the impact of the open-access movement, addressing these topics in other chapters. It also adds new case studies, updates the glossary and appendices, and omits the appendix of policies. Annotation ©2018 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 418
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Amer Library Assn
Author: Peggy Johnson
Language: English
Street Date: February 28, 2018
TCIN: 53391017
UPC: 9780838916414
Item Number (DPCI): 248-66-1347
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