ERIC Number: ED430580
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Collection Evaluation Techniques: A Short, Selective, Practical, Current, Annotated Bibliography, 1990-1998. RUSA Occasional Papers Number 24.
Strohl, Bonnie, Comp.
This bibliography contains annotations of 110 journal articles on topics related to library collection evaluation techniques, including academic library collections, access-vs-ownership, "Books for College Libraries," business collections, the OCLC/AMIGOS Collection Analysis CD, circulation data, citation-checking, collection bias, collection-centered evaluation, the Conspectus methodology, cost-benefit analysis, cost-per-use, curriculum issues, document delivery, economics collections, electronic resources, faculty issues, health sciences collections, the inductive or Goldhor method, interdisciplinary collections, interlibrary loan, the Internet, the citation frequency impact factor, list-checking, periodicals, public library collections, school library collections, science collections, shelf use, user-centered evaluation, and weeding. (AEF)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Annotated Bibliographies, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluation Methods, Higher Education, Journal Articles, Library Collection Development, Library Collections, Library Material Selection, Public Libraries, Scholarly Journals, School Libraries
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Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Library Association, Chicago, IL. Reference and User Services Association.