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Local History Reference Collections for Public Libraries (Paperback) (Kathy Marquis & Leslie Waggener)

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Local History Reference Collections for Public Libraries is a one-stop resource designed to support library staff who seek to create, improve, and effectively maintain easy-to-manage reference collections focused on local history. Topics covered include collection development policies, integration of the collection into the library’s main catalog, and promotion and marketing to new audiences, among many more. The focus of the book is on published materials, such as books, periodicals (i.e., newspapers), pamphlets, and other printed materials. This book includes a local history collection survey instrument, American Library Association guidelines for establishing such collections, a collection development policy template, and other helpful document. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 146.0
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines
Sub-Genre: Library + Information Science
Series Title: Ala Guides for the Busy Librarian
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Amer Library Assn
Author: Kathy Marquis & Leslie Waggener
Language: English
Street Date: August 31, 2015
TCIN: 46769493
UPC: 9780838913314
Item Number (DPCI): 247-51-9419

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