Developing library and information center collections /
G E Evans and M Zarnosky Saponaro.
- 5th ed.
- Westport : Libraries Unlimited, 2005.
- xx, 446 p. ; 25 cm.
- Library and Information Science Text Series. .
Includes bibliography and index.
Preface to the Fourth Edition Preface to the Fifth Edition Information Age: Information Society Information Needs Assessment Collection Development Policies Selection Process in Practice Producers of Information Materials Series: Print and Electronic Other Electronic Materials Government Information Audiovisual Materials Acquisitions Distributors and Vendors Fiscal Management Deselection Evaluation Resource Sharing Protectingg the Collection Legal Issues Censorship, Intellectual Freedom, and Collection Development Index Table of contents
This latest edition continues to cover all phases of collection development. A new addition is a CD containing supplementary material; a companion Web site will also be maintained to ensure URLs referenced throughout the text are kept up-to-date.
Collection development (Libraries)--United States. Information services--United States.