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    DescriptionIn this fully updated revision, expert instructor and librarian Peggy Johnson addresses the art in controlling and updating your library's collection. Each chapter offers complete coverage of one aspect of collection development, including suggestions for further reading and a narrative case study exploring the issue. Johnson also integrates electronic resources throughout the topics of organization and staffing; policymaking and budgeting; and, purchasing and wedding.Johnson offers a comprehensive tour of this essential discipline and situates the fundamental ideas of collection development and management in historical and theoretical perspective, bringing this modern classic fully up to date.

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    Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Peggy Johnson
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 432
    Width: 160 mm
    Height: 239 mm
    Thickness: 23 mm
    Weight: 567 g
    ISBN 13: 9780838909720
    ISBN 10: 0838909728

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    Ingram Subject Code: RB
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    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    Libri: I-RB
    B&T General Subject: 480
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S3.7
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 03
    BIC E4L: LIB
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: GLH
    BISAC V2.8: LAN025000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27340
    DC22: 025.2/1, 025.21
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    BISAC V2.8: LAN025040
    LC classification: Z687 .J64 2009
    Thema V1.0: GLH
    2, Revised
    Edition statement
    2nd Revised edition
    American Library Association
    Imprint name
    ALA Editions
    Publication date
    15 March 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Chicago, IL
    Author Information
    Peggy Johnson, began her library career as a music cataloger and has been a children's librarian in a public library, and serials cataloger, technical services head, and a senior collection development officer in academic libraries. In 2002, she served as interim university librarian at the University of Minnesota. Johnson has consulted on library development in Uganda, Rwanda, Morocco, and China. She is a frequent speaker and consultant on collection development and management and on change in libraries, two areas of particular interest. She edits the journal, Technicalities: Information Forum for the Library Services Practitioner, has published numerous papers, and written and edited several books.