ERIC Number: EJ459947
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Management Data for Selection Decisions in Building Library Collections.
Hamaker, Charles A.
Journal of Library Administration, v17 n2 p71-97 1992
Discusses the use of library management data, particularly circulation data, in making selection decisions for library collection development based on experiences at Louisiana State University. Development of a collection based on actual use rather than perceived research needs is considered, and the decision-making process for serials cancellations is discussed. (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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