Collection development, the process used by librarians to choose items for a particular library or section of a library, can be time-consuming and difficult due to the many factors that must be taken into consideration. Library Collection Development for Professional Programs: Trends and Best Practices addresses the challenging task of collection development in modern academic libraries, which is largely learned on the job. This publication contains practical advice and innovative strategies essential for current collection development librarians and future librarians seeking guidance in this complex position.Today, almost all scholarly indexes and journals are published online or have some kind of online presence, and the number of ... in identifying important titles, publishers, genres, and resources to use in building collections at theological libraries. ... as popular devotional and inspirational texts and how-to manuals; indexes and databases for finding journal articles, ... the New English Bible, the Complete Hebrew Bible, the Jerusalem and New Jerusalem Bibles, the Good News Bible, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Library Collection Development for Professional Programs: Trends and Best Practices|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2012-07-31|