Collection development and management for 21st century library collections : an introduction /
Collection development and management for twenty-first century library collections
Vicki L. Gregory.
- New York : Neal-Schuman Publishers, c2011.
- xvii, 261 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. +
Includes bibliographical references and index.
The impact of new technologies on collection development and management -- Assessing user needs and marketing the collection to those users -- Collection development policies -- Selection sources and processes -- Acquisitions -- Budgeting and fiscal management -- Assessment and evaluation of the collection, including deselection (weeding) -- Cooperative collection development and resource sharing -- Legal issues in collection development -- Professional ethics and intellectual freedom -- Preservation -- The future of collection development and management. Table of contents