Making a Collection Count

Library collection management is a vital part of any library’s operations. Making a Collection Count takes a holistic look at library collection management, connecting collection management activities and departments, and instructs on how to gather and analyse data from each point in a collection’s lifecycle. Relationships between collections and other library services are also explored. The result is a quality collection that is clean, current, and useful. The second edition includes expanded information on collection metrics, digital collections, and practical advice for managing collections effi ciently when time and resources are tight. It also includesmore real-life examples from practicing librarians in areas such as workflow analysis, collection budgets, and collection management techniques. Chapters cover the life cycle of a collection, understanding workfl ow and collecting metrics. Physical inventory, collection objectives and bookmarks, as well as collection organization, collection budgets and marketing collections are also discussed. Focusses on collection quality Offers practical applications for collection librarians and managers Relevant for different library types: public, academic, school, and special

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  • Author : Holly Hibner
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 216 pages
  • ISBN : 1780634412
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Making a Collection Count

Making a Collection Count
  • Author : Holly Hibner,Mary Kelly
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 21 November 2013
GET THIS BOOKMaking a Collection Count

Library collection management is a vital part of any library’s operations. Making a Collection Count takes a holistic look at library collection management, connecting collection management activities and departments, and instructs on how to gather and analyse data from each point in a collection’s lifecycle. Relationships between collections and other library services are also explored. The result is a quality collection that is clean, current, and useful. The second edition includes expanded information on collection metrics, digital collections,

Making a Collection Count, 2nd Edition

Making a Collection Count, 2nd Edition
  • Author : Holly Hibner,Mary Kelly
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 21 May 2022
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Library collection management is a vital part of any library's operations. Making a Collection Count takes a holistic look at library collection management, connecting collection management activities and departments, and instructs on how to gather and analyse data from each point in a collection's lifecycle. Relationships between collections and other library services are also explored. The result is a quality collection that is clean, current, and useful. The second edition includes expanded information on collection metrics, digital collections, and practical

Collection Management Basics

Collection Management Basics
  • Author : G. Edward Evans,Margaret Zarnosky Saponaro
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 21 May 2022
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Now thoroughly revised for today's 21st-century library environment, this title provides a complete update of the classic Developing Library and Information Center Collections—the standard text and authority on collection development for all types of libraries and library school students since 1979.

Collection Management Basics, 7th Edition

Collection Management Basics, 7th Edition
  • Author : Margaret Zarnosky Saponaro,G. Edward Evans
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 24 May 2019
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If the heart of the library is its collection, this textbook provides the keys to the heart of your library. Alongside standards of basic principles and processes, you'll find practical guidance on everything from acquisitions to preservation. Managing collections in today's libraries is more complicated and challenging than ever. Electronic formats, new options for collaboration and sharing, and the drive to use data for evaluation purposes are just a few of the changes now driving collection management. This updated edition

Mindset Mathematics: Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas, Grade 1

Mindset Mathematics: Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas, Grade 1
  • Author : Jo Boaler,Jen Munson,Cathy Williams
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 27 January 2021
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Engage students in mathematics using growth mindset techniques The most challenging parts of teaching mathematics are engaging students and helping them understand the connections between mathematics concepts. In this volume, you'll find a collection of low floor, high ceiling tasks that will help you do just that, by looking at the big ideas at the first-grade level through visualization, play, and investigation. During their work with tens of thousands of teachers, authors Jo Boaler, Jen Munson, and Cathy Williams heard

Library Collection Development for Professional Programs: Trends and Best Practices

Library Collection Development for Professional Programs: Trends and Best Practices
  • Author : Holder, Sara
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 31 July 2012
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Collection development, the process used by librarians to choose items for a particular library or section of a library, can be time-consuming and difficult due to the many factors that must be taken into consideration. Library Collection Development for Professional Programs: Trends and Best Practices addresses the challenging task of collection development in modern academic libraries, which is largely learned on the job. This publication contains practical advice and innovative strategies essential for current collection development librarians and future librarians

The Weeding Handbook

The Weeding Handbook
  • Author : Rebecca Vnuk
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 18 May 2015
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Filled with field-tested, no nonsense strategies, this handbook will enable libraries to bloom by maintaining a collection that users actually use.

Collection Management in the Cloud

Collection Management in the Cloud
  • Author : Kayla Kipps,Allison Kaiser Jones
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 15 March 2022
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This guide will examine the benefits of using these powerful cloud-based and low-cost or free applications for documentation, data and project management, communication, data storage, and data visualization for technical services staff operations in acquisitions and electronic collection management.

Rethinking Collection Development and Management

Rethinking Collection Development and Management
  • Author : Becky Albitz,Christine Avery,Diane Zabel
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 25 February 2014
GET THIS BOOKRethinking Collection Development and Management

This collection of thought-provoking essays by visionary and innovative library practitioners covers theory, research, and best practices in collection development, examining how it has evolved, identifying how some librarians are creatively responding to these changes, and predicting what is coming next. • Provides an up-to-date professional guide that complements traditional collection management texts • Identifies current trends and paradigm shifts in collection development and management • Illustrates best practices for emerging trends in collection development • Features contributions from innovative, informed, and visionary experts

Active Collections

Active Collections
  • Author : Elizabeth Wood,Rainey Tisdale,Trevor Jones
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 07 November 2017
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In recent years, many museums have implemented sweeping changes in how they engage audiences. However, changes to the field’s approaches to collections stewardship have come much more slowly. Active Collections critically examines existing approaches to museum collections and explores practical, yet radical, ways that museums can better manage their collections to actively advance their missions. Approaching the question of modern museum collection stewardship from a position of "tough love," the authors argue that the museum field risks being constrained

Python Programming in Context

Python Programming in Context
  • Author : Bradley N. Miller,David L. Ranum,Julie Anderson
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release : 01 October 2019
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Python Programming in Context, Third Edition provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to Python fundamentals. Updated with the latest version of Python, the new Third Edition offers a thorough overview of multiple applied areas, including image processing, cryptography, astronomy, the Internet, and bioinformatics. Taking an active learning approach, each chapter starts with a comprehensive real-world project that teaches core design techniques and Python programming while engaging students. An ideal first language for learners entering the rapidly expanding field of computer

Taking Your Library Career to the Next Level

Taking Your Library Career to the Next Level
  • Author : Holly Hibner,Mary Kelly
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 09 August 2017
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Taking Your Library Career to the Next Level: Participating, Publishing, and Presenting helps librarians establish a brand and name recognition in their area of expertise, suggesting how to write winning proposals for both publication and presentation and places to publish. In addition, it covers how to conquer fears of public speaking and how to make presentations more dynamic. As professional development is important in most library settings to earn or maintain credentials, this book helps academic librarians look for opportunities

Managing the One-Person Library

Managing the One-Person Library
  • Author : Larry Cooperman
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 09 December 2014
GET THIS BOOKManaging the One-Person Library

Managing the one-person library provides a useful and needed resource for solo librarians confronted with the challenges of running a small library. The author uniquely focuses on topics encountered by solo librarians, such as IT troubleshooting and library security. Chapters on library management, collection development, serials management, and library marketing are included to enable solo librarians to easily manage day-to-day operations in these areas, and advise on how to respond to any challenges that should (and will) arise. This book

Imagine Your Library's Future

Imagine Your Library's Future
  • Author : Steve O’Connor,Peter Sidorko
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 25 September 2010
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In this information age it is widely recognised that, in order to maintain relevance and to gain a competitive edge, libraries and other organisations in the business of information must continuously assess their roles, collections, services and perhaps most importantly, their business practices. Scenarios are a way of predicting and describing a future three to five years away while strongly engaging one’s community in choosing the future which is preferable. The horizon in which assessments about future roles change