ERIC Number: EJ589910
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Building and Maintaining a Numeric Data Collection.
Walters, William H.
Journal of Documentation, v55 n3 p271-87 Jun 1999
Describes collection-development strategies for use in the identification, evaluation, and selection of numeric-data resources. Addresses three primary issues: the delineation of collecting scope and organizational role; the identification of potentially relevant data resources; and the evaluation of those resources in accordance with objective, systematic criteria. Discusses unresolved issues in the acquisition and archiving of numeric-data files. (Author/AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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