Library Collection Development Policies: A Reference and Writers' Handbook
- Publish Date: 2003-03-14
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Richard J. Wood;Frank Hoffmann
An essential tool to assist collection managers with the creation of a collection development policy. Examples provide advice about the writing process, who should be involved, components of the policy, its scope, criteria for selection, weeding, censorship, and many other issues that policy statements need to address.