ERIC Number: EJ469173
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Approval Plans: Politics and Performance.
Nardini, Robert F.
College and Research Libraries, v54 n5 p417-25 Sep 1993
Approval plans challenge library boundaries, require consensus on collection development priorities, cooperation among library departments, and a close partnership with the vendor. Few concrete performance standards exist, and effectiveness is difficult to measure. Vendors will play an active role in the evolution of approval plans, though libraries may establish cooperative profiles. (Contains 56 references.) (KRN)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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