Making a collection count : a holistic approach to library collection management / Holly Hibner and Mary Kelly.

Hibner, Holly. (Author). Kelly, Mary, 1960- (Added Author).
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Georgia Public Library Service - Georgia Public Library Service - Professional Collection 025.21 H6249 50723010142418 Stacks Available

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781843346067
  • ISBN: 1843346060
  • Physical Description: xviii, 172 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Oxford : Chandos Publishing, 2010.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Life cycle of a collection -- Understanding your workflow -- Collection audit and using statistics -- Physical inventory -- Creating collection objectives and benchmarks -- Collection organization -- Making the most of a library collection budget -- Everything is connected.
Summary, etc.: Takes a uniquely holistic and comprehensive approach to helping public, academic, school, and special librarians develop collections that are functional, up-to-date, and relevant. The authors focus specifically on collection quality, and provide highly practical guidance for selection, cataloging, shelving, circulation, staff management, budgeting, and weeding.
Subject: Collection management (Libraries)