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ERIC Number: EJ362614
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Reference Collection Development in Academic Libraries: Report of a Survey.
Biggs, Mary; Biggs, Victor
RQ, v27 n1 p67-79 Fall 1987
A survey of heads of academic library reference services gathered information on reference collection development. Findings included: (1) selection and weeding frequently are not guided by written policies; (2) empirical studies of use are almost nonexistent; and (3) online availability of sources is an important factor in selection. (20 references) (Author/MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Researchers; Policymakers
Language: English
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