Acquisitions and collection development

Bibliotherapy   Bibliotherapy
Edited by Sarah McNicol and Liz Brewster

The basic premise of bibliotherapy is that information, guidance, wellbeing and solace can be found through reading. This book draws on the latest international practical and theoretical developments in . . .

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Collection Development in the Digital Age   Collection Development in the Digital Age
Edited by Maggie Fieldhouse and Audrey Marshall

This topical edited collection is cross-sectoral and international in scope, drawing together the perspectives of practitioners and academics at the forefront of modern collection development. They explore . . .

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Customer-based Collection Development   Customer-based Collection Development
An overview

Edited by Karl Bridges

This essential guide to customer-based/patron-driven collection development will allow librarians to navigate the rapid changes in what users expect of libraries. The traditional "top down" . . .

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Electronic Legal Deposit   Electronic Legal Deposit
Shaping the library collections of the future

Paul Gooding and Melissa Terras

This edited collection provides a timely account of the social, institutional and user impacts of e-legal deposit.    Since legal deposit regulations were introduced in the United Kingdom and . . .

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Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management, 4th edition   Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management, 4th edition
Peggy Johnson

For this new fourth edition, expert instructor and librarian Peggy Johnson has revised and fully updated this textbook to provide a timely and valuable new resource for LIS students and professionals. . . .

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Fundamentals of Electronic Resources Management   Fundamentals of Electronic Resources Management
Alana Verminski and Kelly Marie Blanchat

This hands-on guide provides both new and seasoned information professionals with a practical foundation for electronic resources management: how it came to be, where it is today and the essential tools . . .

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Managing Acquisitions in Library and Information Services, 3rd edition   Managing Acquisitions in Library and Information Services, 3rd edition
Liz Chapman

This is the definitive text on procedures and practice in acquisitions. It approaches the acquisitions process logically, from requests through to the checking, ordering and receipt of library materials. . . .

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Managing Information Resources in Libraries   Managing Information Resources in Libraries
Collection management in theory and practice

Peter Clayton and G. E. Gorman

Libraries and information services are being transformed by the increasing availability of electronic information. The management of information resources in libraries is of greater, not lesser importance . . .

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Practical Data Science for Information Professionals   Practical Data Science for Information Professionals
David Stuart

The growing importance of data science, and the increasing role of information professionals in the management and use of data, are brought together in Practical Data Science for Information Professionals . . .

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The Facet Collection Management Collection   The Facet Collection Management Collection

This Collection contains the following books: Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management, 4th edition by Peggy Johnson Collection Development in the Digital Age edited . . .

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The Handbook of Art and Design Librarianship, 2nd edition   The Handbook of Art and Design Librarianship, 2nd edition
Edited by Paul Glassman and Judy Dyki

Winner of the 2018 Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) Worldwide Books Award for Publications The Handbook of Art and Design Librarianship integrates theory and practice to offer guidelines . . .

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