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Policies: Collection Development


Collection development policies should include, but are not limited to, the following subjects:

  • development of the collection
  • discarding materials
  • evaluation of materials and formats
  • managing the collection
  • procedure for reconsidering library resources
  • selection of materials
  • weeding materials

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